The former Education Secretary says she knows from experience that “there’s only so much brain space” for reforms.
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The reality is that most of it will be concentrated on pupils older than 16 – whatever the best age may be at which to select.
We are increasingly seeing evidence of re-nationalisation coming back.
But if they defy the referendum result, they must also accept the consequences.
The Article 50 Bill starts its passage through the Commons today – uniting the Conservative Party and throwing Labour into disarray.
A new fortnightly column from the former Education Secretary starts tomorrow.
This site is prepared to kit out both MPs if necessary. And the Prime Minister’s co-Chief of Staff too.
Alex Morton: May should call an general election next spring. Britain’s economic position demands it.
She needs the larger majority that a poll would deliver if she is to achieve her programme at a time of pre-Brexit turbulence.
Matters might reach a point at which although Brexit is not blocked, orderly government becomes impossible.
The way the Article 50 process works does not aid attempts to halt Britain leaving.
To turn Lord Denning on his head, Brexit is like “an incoming tide flowing up the estuaries of England”.
Plus: I now love Liverpool. Getting ready for Birmingham. Come and hear me interview David Davis there. And: My most shameful secret revealed.
The combination of a small majority, radical intent, a flow of power one way to Cabinet Ministers and another to key aides requires adjustment.
It’s predominately a tight-knit group of former staffers who’ve worked together before. No change there. But it has a more provincial and state school feel.
Voters re-engaged. Brexit endorsed. May resplendent. So ends the best political year that this country has seen for a long time.
The daring leitmotif of her first week in office has been a purge not of Leavers but of a subset of her fellow Remainers.