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Joe Biden promises the most diverse cabinet in history
While many world leaders have acknowledged President-elect Joe Biden’s victory, the man in the White House is still refusing to admit defeat. He has now filed a number of lawsuits claiming irregularities in the counting of votes in last week’s election. But so far he hasn’t provided any evidence. Meanwhile President-elect Joe Biden is moving…
Johnson chairs his first reshuffled cabinet after Chancellor’s resignation
They were on message, on cue and in unison. And that might be one of the points of the cabinet reshuffle – ministers who will do what they’re told, a weaker Treasury under Downing Street’s instruction, the long-stated plans of Dominic Cummings delivered through the electoral power of Boris Johnson?
Russian cabinet resigns after Putin calls for power shake-up
The entire Russian cabinet has resigned, including Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev.
Cabinet Office accidentally publishes home addresses of New Year Honours recipients
The Cabinet Office has been forced to issue an apology – after accidentally posting the home addresses of New Year Honours recipients – including celebrities, police officers and politicians.
Boris Johnson contradicts his own cabinet over Northern Ireland Brexit deal
The Scottish National Party launched their election campaign today, but Boris Johnson managed to steal the headlines, possibly by accident.
FactCheck: Johnson contradicts own cabinet on Northern Ireland trade
The PM said ‘There will be no forms, no checks, no barriers of any kind.’
Conservative election campaign hit by cabinet minister’s resignation over lie claims
The Tory campaign has been somewhat overshadowed by a series of scandals and gaffes.
Amber Rudd quits Boris Johnson’s cabinet over no-deal Brexit fears
A relatively uneventful day in British politics. A Cabinet minister – Amber Rudd – explained why she’s quit the government and Conservative Party. A Labour pro-Brexit rebel – John Mann – is quitting as an MP. Another former Labour MP, Angela Smith, has joined the Lib Dems. The Conservatives threatened to run a candidate against…
Former cabinet minister David Gauke: ‘Conservative Party is in its worst crisis in its history’
David Gauke is one of the Tory rebels who had the whip withdrawn last night.
Lord Michael Heseltine on cabinet ministers who campaigned against prorogation but haven’t spoken out against it: ‘They will live the rest of their lives with those quotations round their necks’
Former Deputy Prime Minister and Conservative grandee Lord Heseltine joins the programme from Montenegro.
Leaked cabinet document lays out ‘worst possible Brexit scenarios’
Shortages of food and medicine, port delays and a hard Irish border. That is what we should expect if we leave the EU with no deal according to a leaked cabinet document.
FactCheck: how representative is Johnson’s first cabinet?
Boris Johnson has given 33 MPs a seat round the cabinet table.
Columnist Matthew Parris on Boris Johnson cabinet reshuffle: “I can’t remember anything more vicious, random, shapeless, pointless’
Jill Rutter is a former civil servant who’s now at the Institute for Government, Matthew Parris is a columnist and former Tory MP, and Iain Martin is editor of the website Reaction.
Boris Johnson says even if parliament voted against no deal it would be up to him, as PM, to decide if he ever requested the extension of EU membership needed to give it effect. When Tory rebels were plotting last month to book a day in parliament to stop no deal they planned to use the…