David Davis – the Tory’s Al Gore

Unimaginative, boring, flat, stale, passionless, wooden, tepid. “A combination of IDS’ appeal and Al Gore’s charisma”. Davis may have policies that appeal to the core voters, but even those who are in tune with him admit he blew his speech. Davis, based on this performance, will when it goes to the hustings be beat by any of the other candidates on the soap box.

Guido said yesterday that the leadership was Basher’s to lose. He lost it today.

Fox can now make his play for the right-wing vote.

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Andrea Leadsom told BBC Radio 4’s Today

“He’s made his views on Brexit on the record, and the problem with that of course is that the chair’s impartiality is absolutely essential. … He’s made his views known on Brexit… it’s a matter for him but nevertheless it’s a challenge and all colleagues need to form their own view of that.”


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