“So if you don’t like it so much,” he says, “why don’t you leave?” And his tone suggests that there is a good train leaving from St Pancras in half an hour.
What the Chancellor actually means is that Brexit means that we will be borrowing more.
The prime minister is committed to leaving the EU, stopping immigration, bringing back grammar schools, and other familiar policies.
A snap contest would undermine the Prime Minister's trustworthiness and squander Brexit negotiating time.
Conservative MPs are hostile enough for there to be no guarantee of this divisive proposal's success.
The Chancellor has long been a fiscal conservative and Brexit dominates all else.
To get to the Republic of Ireland, you just have to walk through David Crockett's gate.
Polling and membership figures show a fall in Corbyn's popularity – but suggest the Labour leader would still triumph among members.
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The province's post-election divisions could be the greatest threat to the Union.
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