Javid comes straight in at fifth place; Williamson’s score is in freefall; and the podium positions are unchanged.
Bob Seely is wrong – building more homes is not just about ‘local people’.
The Health Secretary now languishes very near the bottom, while Truss secures her sixth month at the top and Johnson recovers a little.
Ultimately, we have to prevent vulnerable people from ever reaching the streets. We should seize this opportunity to work out how.
It is nonsense to suggest that ‘levelling up’ demands misdirecting building targets to places where housing is already affordable.
The rate of successful appeals is apparently running higher even than it did during the 1980s.
And Williamson’s negative rating halves in the wake of his intervention in the Batley Mohammed cartoons row.
The sad truth is that many local Labour councils and local bureaucracies don’t want it: they’re scared of it.
The calling-in of a planning application to open a coalmine at Whitehaven suggests prioritising green optics over Northern livelihoods.
Robert Jenrick MP, Saqib Bhatti MP, the One Powerhouse Consortium and AECOM discuss how to solve regional inequality.
Plus: Why did it take the police so long to investigate the endemic corruption within Liverpool City Council?