Prime Minister Boris Johnson faces a vote of no confidence today after many of his Conservative MPs expressed doubts about his leadership. The Prime Minister, who was just booed at the Platinum Jubilee celebrations, faces another tough day on June 6. 10 Downing Street is presenting this as an opportunity to leave partygate and poll … Read more
It’s time for another episode of Confidence Interval, where we share a hot take we’ve been hearing … and then reveal how confident we really feel about the idea. This time, politics reporter Alex Samuels examines why President Biden’s Supreme Court nominee might motivate Republican voters more than Democrat voters in the upcoming midterms.
A hidden mental health crisis is debilitating for older people, with millions having lost the confidence to leave their homes, a charity has warned. Age UK said the last two years have had an “alarming” impact on older people, many of whom have lost confidence and motivation and are experiencing anxiety, memory loss and disturbed … Read more
Calls from the Conservative benches for the Prime Minister to quit have grown steadily in recent weeks in the wake of ‘partygate’. A further three Tory MPs on Wednesday (February 2) called for Boris Johnson to stand aside. A leadership contest can be triggered if 15 per cent of Conservative MPs write to the chair … Read more
It’s another episode of Confidence Interval where we share a hot shot we’ve heard… and then show how confident we really are in the idea. This time, senior author Amelia Thomson-DeVeaux reviews the tweets claiming President Joe Biden could nominate Vice President Kamala Harris for the Supreme Court.