It is absurd to keep demanding citizens prove their identity whilst making a pious stand against giving them an easy way to do so.
The measures would signal that we are a national community, membership of which brings particular rights and also obligations. It sounds pretty Conservative to me.
Liz Truss has much on her plate, but making sure already bloated corporations are not permitted to eliminate cash payments would be a wise move.
If police officers are shouting at people with loudhailers and disbanding picnickers in local parks, then, good.
Here are five priorities. Sort out the extremism mess. Get an immigration policy move-on. Beef up your Windrush review. Don’t mess with ID cards. Or identity politics. Oh, and P.S…