Plus: Publishing diaries – do you keep in all the salacious details, or take some out to avoid upsetting people? Sasha Swire takes route one.
“The Government should have been working with libraries, community centres, with leisure centres to open them potentially.”
“Business and schools and other need to have time to plan, and Government needs to put in a range of preparations.”
For his Shadow Cabinet, I would choose media friendly spokespeople, and back them up with deputies more on the policy wonkish side of things.
One can conceive of Ministers seeking an all-party public front, and Labour objecting to responsibility with no power.
Despite their support, the amendment fell by 322 to 290 votes.
If it passes, a signal will be sent that the Commons is likely to take control of Brexit policy – even if the Brady amendment also passes.
What exactly are Benn, Cooper and Boles, Creasy, Grieve, Reeves and Corbyn proposing?
CCHQ want to exploit this red dawn to inflict deep damage on the Labour brand that will long outlast the current leadership.
Having built the benefits trap, they have fought every reform required to dismantle it.
The Charity Commission has found that the IPPR’s ‘close involvement’ with Labour crossed a line.
Includes five jobshare posts, and returns to the front bench for Ken Clarke, Liam Fox, Tom Watson…and Emily Thornberry.
The Labour leader wants to spend his way to better employment figures – but can he?
…but their call for reform does shift them towards Ed Miliband’s party. Question is, will they move even closer next year?
The failure of Yvette Cooper and Tristram Hunt in the Commons yesterday was a symptom of a bigger Opposition problem.