The membership of a new Government commission represents a significant evolution in the story of these issues in Britain – and within the Conservatives.
As with Brexit, much of the Tory family finds itself pitted against the permanent State on how Britain aligns itself in the world.
In his foreword to our new Policy Exchange paper, John Howard urges the Prime Minister to “seize the moment”.
People’s preferences are clear. But the current system insists on bringing forward designs that jar painfully with them.
At Policy Exchange, we see prosperity, people, place, and patriotism as the four pillars of a politics which seeks to unite the four nations, town and country, and north and south.
We are keen to gather views from interested parties (such as businesses, industry groups, politicians, academics and others) about what would happen.