During this Budget run-up, many of those I met raised business rates as a killer, plus council tax, the apprenticeship levy, parking charges and corporation tax, too.
It will also boost our economy and allow businesses to create new, modern jobs in an exciting growth sector.
If I were May, I’d be listening to activists at fringe events instead of beating to Whitehall’s hesitant drum.
I’m backing him to be the next Mayor of London. He will work tirelessly to deliver and he will lead.
We’re judged not only on what we do and say, but often also on our relationships (or lack thereof!), our hair, our weight, the clothes we wear, and so on.
The trend fuels harmful misrepresentations and myths. It might bring in ad revenue, but it harms the fabric of our democracy.
Disillusionment, anger, reduced turnout, a body blow to future social reform, and a possible boost to extremists are all potential consequences.
Socialist organisations have vastly more money and staff than those campaigning for lower taxes and smaller state, but they still cannot accept debate.
I’ll be putting my name forward as our candidate for Mayor and will use my mandate to argue with Government to change the law to save the lives of young Londoners.
But some of the reforms listed above would improve the quality of healthcare, save money and set the service on a more long-term footing.
The Conservatives are not going to win the hearts and minds of the British people by proposing Labour-lite policies. There must be something different on offer.
Onward, FREER, the revitalised CPS. The Tory MPs involved in all these will have to take some risks if they’re to get off the groumd.
In the last financial year, there were over 500 council employees earning more than the Prime Minister.
How have think-tanks, business organisations and campaign groups responded to the Chancellor’s fiscal and economic news?
Our mini-series this week revealed points of broad consensus and points of approaching conflict on the centre right in terms of how the tax burden is distributed.