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Garvan Walshe: The cost of Johnson's Brexit will be paid by his new Red Wall voters

12 minutes ago   |   Conservative Home

Garvan Walshe is a former national and international security policy adviser to the Conservative Party. Michel Barnier got his orders on Tuesday. They are the product of three...
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Government pledges £236m to tackle rough sleeping

7 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Funding announced alongside review into causes of homelessness The government has announced extra funding to tackle rough sleeping, as well as a review into the wider causes...
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Conservative MP outlines TWO fundamental issues Labour faces in rebuilding the party

Conservative MP outlines TWO fundamental issues Labour faces in rebuilding the party

8 hours ago   |   Daily Express

THE Labour Party must address "two fundamental issues" before it can contemplate getting back into power according to a Conservative MP.
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Baker, the Spartan leader, puts down his spear

Baker, the Spartan leader, puts down his spear

19 hours ago   |   Conservative Home

March 29th last year was, of course, the date that Brexit was supposed to take place. A delay was agreed but March 29th still saw a significant event take place. MPs voted, for...
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“How will we fight against quotas if we accept them in our own party?” A male Conservative MP's view of Johnson's women ministers plan

21 hours ago   |   Conservative Home

ConservativeHome wrote yesterday that Johnson's determination to promote more women to the Government front bench may have a knock-on effect on the biddability of male Tory...
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Eugenics, PIE - and why the Whig Theory of History doesn't always apply

22 hours ago   |   Conservative Home

The Whig theory of history holds that the journey from past to present is one from darkness to light - from despotism to democracy. It is a current in a bigger river: the idea...
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Profile: Robert Buckland, the Lord Chancellor who stands between the judges.and the wrath of the Brexiteers

1 day ago   |   Conservative Home

The judges are in the firing line, and wonder whether Robert Buckland, the Lord Chancellor and Justice Secretary, will be strong enough to defend them. Buckland says he would...
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Sam Bowman: The Budget offers an opportunity for Sunak to move on road pricing. He should take it

1 day ago   |   Conservative Home

Sam Bowman is an economist. Two seemingly unrelated facts have put road pricing back onto the political agenda, and could allow the Conservatives to do something that is good...
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Robert Halfon: Let licence fee payers vote for the BBC's next Director-General

1 day ago   |   Conservative Home

More Ronseal please It may or may not be a good thing if parts of the Treasury move to the North, or the House of Lords to York - and whether this will address regional...
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The Conservatives should be more transparent about candidate selections

1 day ago   |   Conservative Home

The Conservative Party tends to be as secretive as possible about candidate selections. Shortlists are not usually disclosed. This is rather helpful for this site. Often the...
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Watch: Sajid Javid takes a pop at Boris Johnson in resignation speech

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Conservative MP outlines TWO fundamental issues Labour faces in rebuilding...

Conservative MP outlines TWO fundamental issues Labour faces in rebuilding the party

THE Labour Party must address "two fundamental issues" before it can contemplate getting back into power according to a Conservative MP. Read more ...

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