Welcome Hard Headed Realism At Core Of Marine Le Pen’s Campaign

frexitMail Headline: ‘More terror attacks will bring civil war’ warns Marine Le Pen: Far-right candidate’s ratings are boosted ahead of Sunday’s presidential election in wake of Paris gun attack which killed a policeman

  • Marine Le Pen’s campaign co-ordinator Jean Messiha made the prediction 
  • He said weak leadership will make ISIS stronger and mean more attacks
  • Messiha added further atrocities with no sign of an end would mean ‘civil war’
  • Polls show that the attack has boosted Le Pen’s chances of electoral success 

The Spectator: The exodus of Labour MPs is underway

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Who’d be a Labour MP? Despite the best efforts of the Parliamentary Labour Party, Corbyn is going nowhere and, if the polls are to be believed, he’s leading Labour to electoral oblivion. A general election landslide is on the cards for the Tories, with some estimates suggesting the Government could boost its majority by more than 100 seats come June 8th. Much of this surge will it seems, inevitably, come at the expense of Labour MPs. And for some, the prospect of a snap election has led to them calling time on their Parliamentary careers. Here is the full list of the Labour MPs doing just that:

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Labour Leave: Blair Has A £9,000,000 Warchest With More Available – We Will Resist Him

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Brendan Chilton,General Secretary Labour Leave

Theresa May has said she wants to hold a snap general election on 8 June, despite repeatedly claiming that she was against the idea of an early vote.

In a surprise statement outside Downing Street this morning, the prime minister claimed that opposition parties were jeopardising her government’s preparations for Brexit.

“We need a general election and we need one now,” she said. “I have only recently and reluctantly come to this conclusion but now I have concluded it is the only way to guarantee certainty for the years ahead.”

Labour Leave is ready for this moment, we have been planning.

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BrexitCentral: The General Election will settle the questions the Brexit nay-sayers keep raising once and for all

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Jonathan Isaby is Editor of BrexitCentral

Since becoming Prime Minister, Theresa May has run a virtually leak-free tight ship, and so it was that her announcement of a General Election for June 8th took all of us in Westminster entirely by surprise.

Just a few hours before the PM came out of the door of Downing Street, I had been reflecting on last month’s YouGov polling – noting how seven in ten voters want the Government to deliver on the referendum result and how even the majority of those who voted Remain were not wanting to frustrate the delivery of the expressed will of the British people.

So it is all the more frustrating that there remains a vocal minority, particularly among the political class – and disproportionately represented in the House of Lords which has to give its approval to all the Government’s Brexit-related legislation – which has refused to accept the result.

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House of Lords “badly served” by anti-Brexit Peers

THE PRESS OFFICE OF The Lord Stoddart of Swindon (independent Labour), 19th April 2016                                                                   

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House of Lords “badly served” by anti-Brexit Peers as it faces threat to its powers from General Election

The independent Labour Peer, Lord Stoddart of Swindon has reacted to the announcement of a General Election by pointing out the threat it is to the future of the House of Lords, following its opposition to the Government’s Brexit legislation.

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Tax Justice Network Weekly: The Trump Tax March

For those of you out there celebrating Easter, Happy Easter!

Over in the United States people in 150 different communities celebrated the holidays by marching to protest Donald Trump’s failure to release his tax returns. Donald Trump became the first presidential candidate in 40 years not to release his tax return during his campaign for the presidency.

A leaked page of his return suggested he may not have paid taxes in 10 years.

The march was timed to coincide with the annual deadline for US citizens to file their tax returns with the US tax authorities

Shell Knew

A huge story broke last Monday regarding Shell’s purchase of an oil block in Nigeria, OPL 245. It made the purchase with Italian oil giant ENI in 2011 and it’s been plagued with scandal since. After the deal was completed it emerged that a former Nigerian Oil minister Dan Etete had received a huge payoff, but there was always a question mark over how much the oil majors knew.

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Moneyweek: A snap general election makes sense for everyone

By Merryn Somerset Webb, Moneyweek

ParliamentI thought I had election fatigue. I thought I couldn’t cope with any more political rows or referendums. I was wrong. It turns out that while I am bored to tears and mildly irritated by the idea of a Scottish indyref2* (hence the feeling of fatigue), I’m pretty pleased by the idea of a snap general election.

Read Theresa May’s statement from yesterday and you can see why the whole thing makes sense, not just for her and her party, but for all of us. She might not have wanted to fight an election when she has a few things on already, but she clearly does want to deliver a good Brexit (“Britain is leaving the European Union and there can be no turning back”) as well as to move on with some of her domestic agenda. And she isn’t going to get a better chance to get the backing to do that than she has right now.

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Taxpayers’ Alliance: 539 council employees on more than the prime minister

tpaThis week saw the release of the Town Hall Rich List 2017. Back in 2007, compiling this research was a lot more difficult – council accounts were opaque and taxpayers couldn’t get any meaningful information on the remuneration of those who spent their money. But with our work, and the tireless campaigning of our activists, councils were forced to open up the books…

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Liam Fox Takes A Crucial Step Toward A Succesfull Seamless Clean Break With EU

Express Get Us Out KNIGHTExpress Headline: FULL STEAM AHEAD! Britain WILL begin trade talks with other countries, says Liam Fox

LIAM Fox has told the EU that Britain will press ahead with trade talks with other countries now that Article 50 has been triggered.

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