Andrew Webster

The benefits of ministerial continuity 

So, Jacqui Smith has admitted that there is more luck than skill involved in being Home Secretary. Here is what she told Total Politics Magazine: ‘I think we should have been better trained. I think there should have been more induction,’ ‘When I became Home Secretary, I’d never run a major organisation. I hope I

Whom do you trust more?

So, a ComRes poll for the Daily Politics has Cameron leading Brown on the issue of which party leader would be more honest about spending cuts. It echoes a poll that we conducted a few days ago; the results of which we figured we’d share with CoffeeHousers, before our work experience at the Speccie comes