National Politics: May’s Attempt to Protect Politicians Not Welcomed

Commentators across the spectrum, from Conservative Home to Diane Abbott, have railed against Theresa May's idea to call for new laws to ban the intimidation of politicians. As Diane Abbott says, why should MPs have special rights? https://www.newstatesman.com/politics/feminism/2018/02/centenary-suffragette-100-years-women-vote-theresa-may-new-law

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Tories: Losing Confidence?

It has been reported that there are up to 40 letters from Tory MPs calling for a confidence vote in Theresa May - they only need 48 to actually trigger the vote. https://www.newstatesman.com/politics/uk/2018/01/it-all-over-theresa-may-westminster-sources-say-tory-confidence-vote-nearing

NHS: Jonathan Ashworth Responds to Theresa May’s Comments

Jonathan Ashworth MP, Labour’s Shadow Health Secretary, responding to the Prime Minister’s comments about the NHS being ‘better prepared for this winter’, said: “Yet again Theresa May reveals how entirely out of touch she is. Next, she will be trying to lecture patients that ‘nothing has changed’ for patients. “The reality is we see hospitals … Continue reading NHS: Jonathan Ashworth Responds to Theresa May’s Comments