Lords and Commons approval would give negotiators an additional argument to support their objectives.
There’s a very strong law-and-order focus, with almost a third of those announced covering law enforcement or criminal sentencing.
With 45 days left, unless workarounds or extra time can be found, uncomfortable decisions may have to be made on which Brexit Bills to prioritise.
All but one of the current team has been appointed since May became Prime Minister. What institutional memory are they supposed to draw on?
Since claims that he ordered pairs to be broken aren’t being denied, he must go.
The presence of four Labour Leavers helped the UK to avoid a customs union – but their absence on a more minor amendment produced a Government defeat.