Conservatives cannot afford to cede the initiative to Labour’s short-sighted politics of spite.
Voters aren’t used to a world of rising prices and interest rates, and their hearts and minds are up for grabs.
In future, the economy may run into inflation bottlenecks earlier in economic recoveries than before, thus constraining growth.
As more and more people turn to private health providers, the narrative is finally shifting.
Focusing on state sanctions risks understating the scale of the West’s economic response to Vladimir Putin’s war.
Our troubles will be compounded by Ministers’ import promotion policies, most pronounced in the Business, Energy and Agriculture departments.
The country is approaching a competitiveness cliff-edge. The Government must change course before it’s too late.
The first of a mini-series of pieces on ConHome this week about the most distinctive of the Prime Minister’s big aims.
It’s not surprising that I do things differently, since I came to the role from a business background, rather than via the world of politics.
I’m delighted to have been asked to help set up the new Taskforce for Innovation and Growth through Regulatory Reform.
McDonnell wanted a state-run pharmaceutical industry. So now we will never know how it would got on with producing Covid vaccines.
The final article in ConHome’s series on the Prime Minister’s Reset Moment – and what should follow from it.
The Government will need to think carefully about how any change to policy is presented, and the approach should be nuanced and flexible.