The Mercers, Tugendhats and Cleverlys get a lot of media coverage. However, most promotions come from the ranks of the toiling Ministers of State.
Posts Tagged: Sir Alan Duncan MP
His toothless policy towards the Democratic Unionists and Sinn Fein has created an unsustainable democratic vacuum in Northern Ireland.
The Foreign Affairs Committee’s recent report is a good start, but much more work needs to be done.
Interview: David Burrowes, occasional rebel, constant Christian – and a backbench force to be reckoned with
The MP for Enfield Southgate helped to sink tax credit and Sunday Trading changes – and now has eye on the Government’s housing benefit plans for young people.
The Prime Minister was in gracefully valedictory mode, while the Leader of the Opposition behaved like a not very articulate limpet.
One fears it will be bad for the Prime Minister’s character to face so little serious opposition.
At a time of great change in the region, I’m very proud of the work we have done to connect our Party with the critical issues and people there.
The longer no party can gain no more than about a third of a vote, the louder the debate about changing the system will become.
Last year, it was Sir Peter Luff. Political balance, you see.