Nick Boles calls for National Liberal revival AKA Nick Boles invents a safe space for nice people well away from the Tories

by Stephen Tall on November 19, 2013

Nick Boles is the Conservative planning minister, one of the few Tories to take the housing crisis seriously and to risk unpopularity within his own party by making clear we need to build more homes. He has, for instance, said ‘The sum of human happiness that is created by the houses that are being built […]

Nick Clegg’s “worker’s bonus” – what I said about it on BBC’s Daily Politics

by Stephen Tall on November 19, 2013

I guested on BBC2′s Daily Politics on Monday to discuss Nick Clegg’s announcement that he wants the Coalition to offer a “worker’s bonus” in the next budget, taking the personal allowance up to £10,500 – beyond the £10,000 that was promised by the Lib Dems at the 2010 election. The other two guests were ex-No. […]

My recommended reading for today November 19, 2013

by Stephen Tall on November 19, 2013

Here’s today’s hand-picked selection that caught my interest… Nick Boles calls for the Tories to set up a National Liberal party » Spectator Blogs I like Nick Boles but not sure what function a Tory-owned National Liberal party wld serve (…)

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