Conservative backbenchers must choose today between two candidates who at first glance at least have much in common.
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Walking away will neither avoid a Jeremy Corbyn government or make Boris Johnson govern as a liberal Tory.
The vocation of the front-runner is not to mess up. And he hasn’t. Indeed, he has picked up support – and upped the pace.
A run-off between him and Johnson would risk being seen as a continuation of the “psychodrama” between the two men.
Any candidate who focuses solely on leaving the EU will hit a brick wall with the Parliamentary Party.
History shows that One Nation Conservatism, once espoused by Powell and Macleod, need not be wet.
The Australian Liberals know who their target voters are. The Conservatives don’t seem to have a clue.
Amidst the gathering leadership election debate, there is a lack of focus on who such voters are and where they live.