The former Treasury Minister is regarded as a “safe pair of hands”. However, he may not stay in post for long.
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Andrew Gimson’s PMQs sketch: Conservative MPs do not look nearly as loyal as one would think to listen to them
The Prime Minister saw off the Leader of the Opposition, but her own backbenchers seemed glum and thoughtful.
The County’s seven Conservative MPs are clear that the problems are “self inflicted” due to financial mismanagement. They need to encourage new people to become councillors.
Plus: Let’s have no sympathy for Farron. He didn’t give straight answers to straight questions, and is thus the cause of his own downfall.
Continuing our series, this week we look at the solid Conservative performance in the East Midlands.
UKIP look set to hand Labour a string of critical marginals in the close-fought two way battle for this region.
The number of Labour councillors falls to seven – with the Conservatives now up to 19.
But the script of this pantomime was dire, consisting as it did of the repetition of rival sets of NHS statistics.
Michael Ellis MP: To fight paedophiles, criminals and terrorists, we need a Communications Data Bill
Michael Ellis is MP for Northampton North. Follow Michael on Twitter. An article this week on ConHome from Emma Carr… Read more »
Michael Ellis MP: We need new legislation to prevent dangerous people from exploiting new technologies — and quick
Michael Ellis is the Member of Parliament for Northampton North. Follow Michael on Twitter. The joint committee scrutinising the draft… Read more »
What is the 40 group? Matthew Barrett profiles the MPs trying to keep hold of the most marginal Tory seats
By Matthew BarrettFollow Matthew on Twitter I recently profiled the 2020 and Free Enterprise groups of Tory MPs. Those two groups are formed by ideology:… Read more »
By Tim MontgomerieFollow Tim on Twitter The Westminster Hour's Carolyn Quinn spoke to Tory MP Michael Ellis about his organisation of… Read more »
By Matthew BarrettFollow Matthew on Twitter Jacob Rees-Mogg, the Member for North East Somerset, has, in his time in the House,… Read more »
By Jonathan Isaby The Commons returned form its Christmas recess yesterday and top of the agenda was questions to Work… Read more »
Robert Buckland, Michael Ellis and Guy Opperman give a damning critique of Labour’s record on criminal justice in their maiden speeches
Three newly-elected barristers all delivered maiden speeches during yesterday's debate on the Queen's Speech which highlighted the failures of criminal… Read more »