Claims that he slapped down his own department, which wanted a ten-year transition, are a sign that Ministers may be getting their act together.
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Henry Newman: There will be a Brexit transition period – but it is unlikely to be via the EEA or EFTA
For all the talk of an “off the shelf” solution, those available would cross Brexiteer red lines.
They already elect their chairmen and there will be fewer trips abroad – at least when the Commons is sitting. That means more scrutiny of what Ministers are up to.
Far from trying to re-fight the battles of 2016 and perpetuate Leave-Remain divisions, most voters are now keen to embrace Britain’s post-EU future.
Our staff do an amazing job whether they are based in London or locally. Their jobs are suddenly on the line in a way they hadn’t expected the day before.
You may well hear grumbling from businesses about the levy which will help to fund them – but the effort will be worth it.
The vast majority of people are neither Not-In-My-Backyarders nor Yes-In-My-Backyarders but Maybe-In-My-Backyarders.
May makes absolutely, blindingly clear what Brexit means – and it’s impossible for her opponents to deny
Out of the Single Market. Out, in effect, of the Customs Union. A Parliamentary vote – but on May’s terms, not Farron’s.
“I think you can argue that between February and the start of July, every single decision that Michael Gove made changed the course of British history.”
Plus: Osborne – terrible at predictions but brilliant at quizzes. The Brexiteers sweep the Select Committee board. And: all the very best to Nick Boles.
Only when the public feel that our borders are under control, by people accountable to the electorate, will we be able to win back their trust.
The group wants a Hard Brexit. Either way, the Government should move Article 50 before next spring is over.
The new Communities Secretary sees the construction of more homes as his priority. It is a daunting political mission.
New ideas in familiar packages remains by far the most likely, if less exciting, result of this post-Brexit upheaval.
A significant slice of Party members will share Leadsom’s view on same-sex marriage. A larger proportion will value the role of the churches.