Job losses in pandemic due to performance issues, say nearly half of Britons
Monica Lennon | ‘The SNP has failed trans people. If elected Scottish Labour leader, I’ll stand shoulder-to-shoulder with the community’
Westminster Voting Intention: CON: 40% (-2) LAB: 38% (+1) LDM: 7% (=) SNP: 4% (=) GRN: 3% (=) Via @SavantaComRes, 19-21 Feb, Changes w/ 12-14 Feb.
Keir Starmer refusing to call for the sacking of Matt Hancock for breaking ministerial law in the same week as stripping the potential first black woman elected as major in any UK city of her candidature illustrates just about everything that’s wrong with the Labour Party today
Keir Starmer on Twitter: Labour’s next manifesto will offer as much hope and optimism to rural communities as to those who live in towns and cities.
The Labour leadership's strategy is to be guided by focus groups of people who voted Tory in 2019 and who are deemed to be potential swing voters, hence these positions. This risks coming across as inauthentic, weak and lacking in leadership to much of the electorate.
Sir Keir Starmer on his football strategy - "I’m a midfield player in the middle of the pitch, I like to think I’m a box-to-box player which means across the whole pitch" #ridge
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Sophy Ridge: "Do you think there's a case for decriminalising cannabis possession?" Keir Starmer: "I've never subscribed to that view [...] it causes huge issues to vulnerable people across the country."
Sophy Ridge | "I am angry, people are suffering." Former Shadow Chancellor @johnmcdonnellMP says it is "time to hold this govt to account" over their handling of the pandemic - and accuses the government of having a "VIP route" for its COVID contracts.
Luke Akehurst on Twitter: Image, candidate, ground & media campaign, perceived position near centre of spectrum, memorable sound bites, presentation, perceived competence and lack of risk are all as/more important to winning as detailed policies are.
Senior MPs demand Boris Johnson enact ‘vital’ conversion therapy ban and finally ‘deliver on his commitments’