She notes it would be “complicated” – “In the Peterborough by-election…the Conservative Party could have stood aside and given the Brexit Party a clear ride.”
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The new Party Chairman doesn’t quite utter the Cameron-like words “sharing the proceeds of growth”, but that’s his message.
The truth matters a lot to how the race shapes up. And there are widely differing estimates.
WATCH: “Trying to outdo Farage” would cost the Conservative Party “four million Remain voters” – Stewart
The International Development Secretary says “I’m sure we won’t” make that “mistake”, “but it is something a few of my colleagues are talking about”.
“If George Clooney suddenly became Prime Minister, I don’t think he’d be able to charm his way through this problem.”
“But it is worth emphasising that the Tories got absolutely monstered,” the Shadow Local Government Secretary adds.
WATCH: Farage – A May/Corbyn customs union would be a “coalition against the people” and “the final betrayal”
“If May signs up to this, I can’t see the point of the Conservative Party even existing. What’s it for?” the Brexit Party leader tells Ridge.
The leading psephologist anticipates that the Liberal Democrats will be the big beneficiaries of the local elections.
Plus: I’m still backing Brexit. The Independent Group’s Tory targets. And: it’s a disgrace that public money is being spent on the European elections.
Trickett argues that there are other topics, like crime, which voters want to talk about too.
WATCH: Hammond – I’d rule out No Deal and No Brexit, but a second referendum “deserves to be considered”
“I’m not sure that there’s a majority in Parliament…but it’s a coherent proposition”, the Chancellor tells Sky News.
“It’s also important that we treat them fairly…with justice tempered with a bit of mercy.”
The Greater Manchester mayor then says he would support one if the alternative was a No Deal Brexit.
“There’s a huge amount of activity,” Heaton-Harris tells Sky News, rejecting Baker’s criticism.
Plus: Snubbed by a Remainer. Delighted for Beth Rigby. Tusk japes, May spooks, Francois almost self-combusts. And: is Brexit Brecksit or Breggsit?