She yesterday achieved the outcome most likely to prop her up – at least for the time being. But Cooper, Letwin and Bercow are waiting in the wings.
Posts Tagged: Philip Hammond MP
But the Chancellor suggests that there will be more money for Northern Ireland and other places in the Spending Review.
The Prime Minister is also astute enough to get Gove to make the case for Meaningful Vote Three.
Even if the headlines weren’t hogged by the ongoing Brexit votes, what could the Chancellor really announce?
But he lists the good news and claims that it has “defied expectations and will provide the solid foundation that Britain needs to seize the opportunities of the future.”
“Building a consensus across this House for a deal we can, collectively, support.” The Chancellor’s Spring Statement: full text.
Hammond uses the opportunity to reach cross-party over a Brexit deal – towards Thursday’s business and indicative votes.
There is room in the Budget to allow Hammond a fair amount of leeway to act. Here’s our plan.
If she fails again next Tuesday, she risks the legislature becoming, in effect, the executive – and seizing control of the Uk side of the negotiation.
“My job is to make sure that in dealing with an issue like this we use public resources in the most effective way.”
There is a strong case for altering the balance of welfare spending between working people and those retired.
Our survey. Next Tory leader – Johnson is top again. Here’s why he’s in pole position with minimum effort.
It is striking how little the former Foreign Secretary is doing to maintain his lead. Then again, he scarcely needs to stir – for the moment.
I welcome the suggestion that local Associations should follow the lead that the National Convention took last weekend.
The defectors are wrong. The Conservatives aren’t shifting to the right. They are mired in the mixed middle.
No less than the ERG, the group of three sees everything through the prism of Brexit – which, let it not be forgotten, they voted to support themselves.
Its muscular power is needed to boost share ownership, build houses and tax wealth rather than income. And let’s rule out a No Deal Brexit.
Is the Treasury up for funding and voters up for supporting the ideas he sketched out ealier this week?