The Spring Statement must not focus on the ‘squeezed middle’ to the exclusion of those at risk of genuine poverty.
If not we risk failing to empower people to train or upskill for good jobs, and losing the economic growth our nation needs.
Lords and Commons approval would give negotiators an additional argument to support their objectives.
Fox floated a new Parliamentary committee to “determine that decisions across all parts of Government have been taken on the best available evidence”.
We’re now on Day Four of the controversy. This list began on Day Two and continues. One Minister has resigned from the Government.
The East of England has become the UK’s epicentre for energy generation, with its unique mix of renewable energy.
Here’s our best stab at who is voting for whom, and this list will be updated each morning, as the contest continues.
The Prime Minister’s failure to talk about the dependence of the NHS on the economy is bizarre.
The number of rebels has risen; it is concentrated among post-2005 intake Tories, and in seats that are either marginal or were until recently.
A handful of gains from the Liberal Democrats do little to disguise a total stalemate between Labour and the Tories in this region.
The fourth in our series investigates the East of England, where the minor parties are making their presence felt in a traditional Tory-Labour front.