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Tory RoadTrip2015: From fighting for a Conservative majority to bringing young people into politics

In response to research that suggested more young people are becoming right wing, or in better terms, classical liberal – some knowingly and some naturally without even being political in the traditional sense – the left chose two desperate positions. 421 more words

3 Seats Challenge

In Praise of….Council staff

Last night for the eighth year in a row I had to take to the airwaves to defend council staff against the amateur and incompetent attacks of the Taxpayers Alliance. 1,300 more words

@grantshapps Thanks for the follow :-)

For a change some good news. Imagine my delight when I woke this morning and found that overnight Grant Shapps, chairman of the Conservative Party had followed me on Twitter. 267 more words

Politics

Hot Potato

The Story

Imagine for a moment, if you will, that the word potato means housing minister.

No, seriously.

Now recall the classic children’s rhyme: One Potato, Two Potato, Three Potato…Four! 1,551 more words

UK Housing