Michael Howard successfully reduced crime by 18% by building prisons and locking people up. On Newsnight yesterday he reflected on being tough on crime. He was convincing and credible. So why didn’t he run on a focused anti-crime platform?
Michael Crick on Safe Seats:
“In effect, new MPs are being elected day by day now, as, amid huge secrecy, small cabals of party bigwigs pick candidates for safe seats.”