He has more than twice the support of the second-placed Truss. Mordaunt is third. No-one else makes it to double percentage figures.
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Yet the Chancellor comfortably holds on to his silver-medal spot, despite sharing in the u-turn.
Andrew Gimson’s PMQs sketch: Johnson will not be goaded into admitting his view of taking the knee may have changed
The PM set out to demonstrate that he is every bit as fervent an anti-racist as the Leader of the Opposition.
Snap guide to this session’s Government legislation 4) The Police, Crime, Sentencing and Courts Bill
Our introduction to: what each Bill is, the politics of it, who’s responsible, arguments for and against – and a controversy rating out of ten.
It is harder for liberal critics to impute racism, or undue severity, to a Home Secretary who herself belongs to an ethnic minority.
“Don’t make me laugh,” the former Brexit Party leader adds. “I’ve been hearing statements like this since 2019.”
Better still would be to expand study or work visas that could lead to settlement for the most politically active, vulnerable young people in danger.
Tom Hunt: Soft sentencing is causing voters to lose faith in the justice system. And it’s up to the Government to put it right.
When it comes to law and order, it is undeniable that our voters are in favour of firm policies to tackle crime and antisocial behaviour.
He has abandoned the net migration target and salary thresholds – all the while infrastructure, particularly housebuilding, has stalled.
In “the Netflix Generation”, how relevant is the BBC in a multi-media world, the Home Secretary asks?
She claims that the SNP want open border – and no checks “when it comes to criminals coming to the UK”.
Enver Solomon: There is a wider lesson in Jihyun Park’s Conservative story for the Government’s refugee policy
Under the government’s New Plan for Immigration, there is a risk that people like her will be turned away, or only given temporary protection.
The President has put the Vice-President in charge of a mission in which she is unlikely to succeed.
It’s your efforts on the doorstep and phone that will help us to deliver more local Conservatives with a proven track record of delivering good local services.
Philip Booth: Ordinary people have suffered under our hate crime rules. Patel is right to change the system.
Controversial but reasonable opinions can be the basis of a visit from the police or even arrest.