The GroKo talks between the Merkel led CDU/CSU block and Schulz’s SPD ended on Friday with smiles all round. Now a few days later the smiles have given way to acrimony and splits.Read more >
The grand coalition (GroKo) talks enter their fourth day amidst a social media blackout.
The talks between Merkel’s CDU, the CDU’s ally the CSU, and the SPD have so far progressed smoothly, albeit with some signs of strain.Read more >
When the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) scuppered Prime Minister Theresa May’s talks with the EU they not only added to the risk of the talks failing, they also added a new risk – The ousting of Theresa May or even the fall of the government itself.Read more >
Reply to Chris Leslie MP on the costs of Brexit by Liz Truss, Chief Secretary to the Treasury
Liz Truss and the government are basically dancing on the head of a pin.Read more >