If local authorities really thought there was backing for Council Tax increases, they wouldn’t dodge holding referendums.
Our columnist provides the second piece in our series this week about Brexit – almost a year since the end of transition.
A careful reading of Hayek and Adam Smith will confirm that neither was invariably opposed to state action.
A new volume of essays puts special advisers in historical context, and suggests the Cabinet has been marginalised by a succession of over-mighty PMs.
They can seem remote from the everyday priorities of people here at home. But at its heart, trade is a powerful way to deliver what people really care about.
This sector is hugely important to the UK economy, accounting for many jobs, as well as boosting trade. The Government must help it in these troubled times.
We republish a personal Tory manifesto first published by this site almost exactly five years ago.
For relief and refreshment from the hucksters of the present day, turn to Jesse Norman’s account of the great philosopher from Kirkcaldy.
What changed? When did we lose the global vocation that infused the Cabinet, Leavers and Remainers alike, two years ago?
Obama’s trade restrictions destroyed more jobs than they saved. Free trade has proven itself as the most remarkable mechanism to generate prosperity. Yet it is under attack yet again.