Initially spoken of as a puppet chancellor, the newcomer seems to be coming out better from this crisis than other ministers.
If the Tories do go liberal on pot, they should learn the lessons from the regulation of tobacco and alcohol.
Labour's leadership election is about to enter its final phase – but will the winner command the support of MPs?
People who support Brexit want different results from the UK's departure from the EU – and they can't all get what they want.
When you look at what the PM is up against, the Brexit trade negotiations might almost seem like light relief.
There is speculation over what the PM actually needs to do to hold on to his new voters.
A flawed approach on both sides of the British political divide.
The general election 2019 has delivered a seismic shift in the balance of British politics.
Our panel of experts analyse the results of the British election.
From Brexit and Labour's future to Britain's new political battlegrounds, here's the expert lowdown on what Boris Johnson's predicted landslide win means.
Boris Johnson wants to leave by the end of January 2020 and hopes to have a trade deal agreed within a year.
When Stanley Baldwin called an election in December 1923, the outcome was unintended, unexpected and enduring.
The academic research makes it clear that 'getting Brexit done' will deeply hurt the UK economy across the board.
The crisis of Conservatism of the early 20th century has some parallels for the party today.
Newspapers and broadcasters have been more likely to focus on issues the Conservatives want people to talk about.
Research from around the world shows that UK leaders are actually better at putting their pledges into action when they win office than voters think.
The British electorate is volatile but one party has to benefit more than the others for that to actually affect the outcome.
Before we declare the end of austerity, it is important to explore what exactly austerity was – and remind ourselves of the terrible toll it has had on many people's lives.
The Conservative Party's manifesto presents a modest £2.9 billion spending increase compared to Labour’s £82.9 billion spending programme.
Promises in the Tory manifesto on the NHS fall well short of what is needed.