The irony is that Hammond is appallingly placed to persuade voters that No Deal really does carry risks.
Posts Tagged: Theresa May MP
Steve Bell: I’m a former President of the National Convention. And I oppose Chequers. It’s Brexit in name only.
Let’s accept we will be far better off leaving with a Canadian-style free trade agreement – or, failing that, WTO terms.
Plus: Norcott and Brandreth triumph at Edinburgh. Turnbull and Dutton circle in Australia. And: Corbyn’s shoddy copy of the Trump playbook.
Terry Barnes: So you think May has problems? They’re nothing compared to the knifings and plots that engulf Malcolm Turnbull
With half his ministry on the backbenches, he looks isolated – and in denial.
The task of choosing the final two runners must remain with MPs, who know them better than the members do.
Alex Morton: Too many Tory politicians say nothing worthwhile – because they have nothing worthwhile to say
What do our cliché-ridden rulers propose? Ending plastic cups, gender quotas for boardrooms and banning Tony the Tiger.
Europe has no Madisons to make the case for federalism, while the Leavers patronise us by pretending that leaving is without risk.
What Parliament’s Security Committee began – and was frustrated by the Government in doing – judges must now complete.
A consequence of the new Code of Conduct may be that he is referred to a panel – whether Number Ten wants it or not.
But Corbyn is so third-rate he helps to keep her in power, and both of them epitomise a wider decline in political speech.
All concerned want to save face over the Johnson burqa row – May, Lewis and the man himself. Here’s a rough and ready way to correct its mishandling.
There is a solid reason why headlines about Labour prejudice have run for months and those about a claimed Tory equivalent for only a week.
Anything that is easy to administer and available to everyone at low cost has to be a useful aid in dealing with this epidemic.
The former Justice Minister writes an open letter to a young activist, urging her to reconsider her defection to the Liberal Democrats.
The Party has a Code of Conduct – but how it works in practice becomes less and less clear by the minute.