Under fire from her colleagues and the voters, the Culture Secretary is surely now considering whether all sides would be best served by her falling on her sword.
There are good grounds for believing we will succeed in ensuring the NHS is exempt from the transatlantic agreeement.
Conservative peer also says that Britain will join the euro, that UKIP is a "racist" party and that Boris Johnson shouldn't stand for parliament before 2016.
With each week, the party is giving more power and responsibility to individuals to shape their own destiny - the essence of liberalism.
Conservative minister says policy was "never all about saving money" but just six per cent of tenants have downsized.
News Corp head says Cameron "will be dead meat" if the Tories fail to do a deal with UKIP.
Labour MPs fear going into battle without defences against predictable Tory onslaughts.
The Work and Pensions Secretary says the policy "is not about punishing people, it's about saying that the money we have is finite."
Self-conscious attempts by one government to constrain the hands of their successors rarely work.