Today’s choice is between a woman who has grasped the scale and sweep of Brexit, and a man who has spent his entire career cuddling up to Britain’s enemies.
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There is a radical, ambitious zeal evident throughout the document, and it is shown again in the desire to end iniquitous disparities between the generations.
None the less, a fall in the Conservative poll lead is not unhelpful to Downing Street and CCHQ at this stage of the campaign.
The Prime Minister’s manifesto will have its flaws, but she has grasped the implications of Brexit more surely than any other senior politician.
We need policies to meet the challenge of an ageing population, mass immigration, pressured families, job insecurity – and grotesquely expensive housing.
The second article in our mini-series series focusing on the topic of intergenerational fairness argues that none of us cannot afford to neglect the young.
Our survey and the manifesto. How party members ranked potential policies – from defence to HS2. Full list.
Keeping the triple lock third from bottom; scrapping the Human Rights Act fifth from top; an energy price cap fourth from bottom.
The first article in our mini-series series focusing on the topic of intergenerational fairness comes from Age UK, and argues the value of pensions must be sustained.
The Conservative manifesto. Our survey finds that Party members want more homes built – but don’t back energy price caps
Overall, grassroots priorities cut across the stereotype of Tory supporters and suggests that Mayite conservatism has a strong appeal to activists.
This fourth piece of our mini-series on what should be in the manifesto argues she must build a fair market for all.
Among our readers as a whole the majority for doing so is more narrow.
A strong lead in the polls is an opportunity to make difficult decisions about funding health and welfare spending.
Should the Government keep the triple lock? And students in the immigration figures? Take our General Election survey.
And what else should be in the manifesto? Plus, rate ministers’ performance.
Corbyn could not shake May, but Robertson for a moment disconcerted her.
If the parties support campaigners appropriately, then there will be good to be gained from this election.