Plus: Vicious Cybernats. Bolton’s brass neck. Widdecombe’s ratings. Johnson’s death wish. And: the courage of my friend Tessa Jowell.
Posts Tagged: Nadhim Zahawi MP
Well, at least more people than previously now know he is Minister for Children and Families. What should be in his in-tray?
it is quite conceivable that the Left of the party, casting around for a leadership contest standard bearer, will decide that he fits the bill.
Then come Redwood and Tugendhat to make up the top five. Four of the top ten have been in the Commons for less than three years.
May’s damaged authority is having a beneficial side-effect – namely, freeing Tory MPs to think aloud about the Party’s future.
Iain Dale: Abortion, same-sex marriage, and Rees-Mogg. He would be a brilliant Speaker. But I fear he has now blown it.
Plus: Cable, the Saudis, arms – and hypocrisy. MPs, the EU Withdrawal Bill, Henry VIII clauses – and hypocrisy. And: on a different note, why isn’t Zahawi a Minister?
Plus: UKIP abandons the field against Remain Tories. A bike-riding Minister isn’t canvassing. And: Michael Crick should apologise.
A new fortnightly column from the former Education Secretary starts tomorrow.
The Stratford MP and ConservativeHome columnist is now banned from visiting his sons at Princeton, despite being a British citizen.
He also points to various “practical problems” with President Trump’s order.
Nadhim Zahawi tells us that the President’s words and deeds will cause serious damage to the anti-ISIS struggle.
He stands out as a co-operative presence amidst the uncertainties of court cases, elections on the continent, and whatever negotiations may bring.
Putin is doing all he can to back an evil regime in Syria.
After the dust has settled, we must work with our Prime Minister and this Government to deliver a better society for all.
Tomorrow marks the 25th anniversary of the UN resolution which enabled our no-fly zone over Kurdistan and thwarted Saddam’s genocide.