David Cameron usually appears on his own at his monthly press conference and always puts in pretty flawless performances.
In recommending that he appears alongside his top colleagues we are not suggesting therefore that there is any weakness in David Cameron’s command of the issues. But if his press conferences regularly involve other colleagues – making statements as well as answering questions – he starts to communicate the depth and breadth of the Tory team.
Our politics is too presidential. Our party’s frontbench is more than the equal of Brown’s. Let’s show it off.