Plus: Johnson’s sub-optimal Brexit trade deal choice. I’m not dreaming of a normal Christmas. And: green jobs – overall, a cost not a benefit.
We must embrace an active enterprising state, reformed and reforming, that can help drive an enterprise nation forward.
Chris Pincher, the new appointee, must stay in the post for the rest of this Parliament. It’s the only way that a strategy can be implemented properly.
Would the Government have the bottle for planning, childcare and police overhauls – and will Downing Street sign up to this plan anyway?
In this new political battle, the greatest tension will not be left v right or even fiscal
doves v economic hawks. It will be a battle between creativity and convention.
The third piece in our series this week about what the Conservative Manifesto should look like.
Churchill in his Liberal days wore with pride the scar inflicted on his forehead by the copy of Commons Standing Orders hurled at him by an enraged Tory in 1912.
Between them, the two remaining candidates have already clocked up tax and spending promises of around £51 billion per year.
The former Universities Minister revives his tax-cutting plan from the earlier stages of this leadership contest.
William Keegan’s memoir describes with ebullient good humour how he covered half a century of bad news.
A new study of the 2017 general election shows May failing to insist on a message and a manifesto which supported each other.
The former Foreign Secretary says May’s team are inexperienced in EU negotiations and are “pushing out disinformation”.
In the final instalment of our new mini-series on families and tax, the authors explore how errors in the current arrangements might be fixed.
In the first instalment of our new mini-series on families and tax, the authors look back to where Nigel Lawson’s 1988 reforms went wrong.
The Conservatives are not going to win the hearts and minds of the British people by proposing Labour-lite policies. There must be something different on offer.