It may gradually slide down the road to a more neutralist position in the years ahead – to paraphrase William Hague “In NATO, but not run by NATO.”
In the wake of International Women’s Day, the third article in a five-piece series on ConservativeHome this week.
She says that she wants to win him round to her point of view, and doesn’t approve of the current deselection mania.
At a time when austerity continues, we need to be explain that we are not wasting taxpayers’ money on a grand delusion that we can create prosperity.
Conservative values underpin what it can achieve – whether in apprenticeships, manufacturing exports, jobs or contributions to good causes.
The ability to leverage a nation’s influence through international networks and institutions is key to promoting the national interest in the modern world.
The test of Cameron’s announcement today is less one of words than deeds. It must be followed up across Whitehall and especially, at a local level, by the police.