He governed in the shadow of Reagan, and lost his re-election bid. But he achieved much at home, even more abroad – and makes Trump look like a moral dwarf.
Posts Tagged: William Hague
With compromise and diplomacy a political settlement involving the US and Mauritius could be agreed in time.
The case for Gove. His candidature is the one best placed not only to ensure that Britian quits the EU but that social mobility is boosted.
Sarah Ingham: Shame on Ministers for their nasty, braying – and counter-productive – bullying of Corbyn
Hilton is right: Labour’s leader may never be Prime Minister, but he’s re-engaging people in politics. Can the Conservatives really say the same?
The SNP cannot now claim, having failed to win a majority at Holyrood, to have a clear mandate for constitutional change.
Above all, watch for the truth to be, er, glossed.
The Mayor of London will not admit it, but he is likely to vote to remain in the European Union.
“If years go by where there isn’t serious competition, well then governing parties can become more divided, become complacent, and not do as well as they might”.
Should devolve power from the EU to Westminster and from Westminster to local communities.
Interview: “The power of such laws is that they change attitudes.” Hague on the 20th anniversary of the Disability Discrimination Act.
Opposed by Clarke and Heseltine, supported by Lilley and Portillo and backed by John Major as Prime Minister, it was the former Tory leader’s “proudest achievement”.
A new analysis has ranked every one of the Party’s 13 leaders to have contested a General Election since 1906.
Hague’s leadership of the Conservative Party was hugely more significant than he’s given credit for.