Professor Paul Whiteley
Total 12 Posts
History shows that governing parties lose support when jobs are lost. Large increases in unemployment due to coronavirus will make life difficult for Johnson in the months ahead.
After Dominic Cummings: The real threat to Boris Johnson’s premiership is the coming economic crisis.5 min read
The Prime Minister is banking on people forgetting about his latest scandal by the time the election rolls around. But a far more serious threat lies ahead.
Why Boris Johnson should stick to his ‘one nation’ promise and resist the urge to swing to the right.4 min read
There is speculation over what the PM actually needs to do to hold on to his new voters.
The leadership insists the manifesto was not the problem in 2019 – but are they sure?
Tactical voting and shifting party allegiances mean the final week could change everything.
Things could have been quite different if Jeremy Corbyn swung more decisively to Remain or if Jo Swinson hadn’t been in such a rush to the polls.
On one hand, the Conservatives are experiencing a poll bounce. On the other, well, everything else.