Entries by Peter Kellner from 08/2012

Boris for PM?

| Posted 08.06.2012 | UK Politics

David Cameron is only 45. He leads Ed Miliband as Britain's preferred Prime Minister; and though the Conservatives lag Labour by around ten points in YouGov's daily tracking surveys, their deficit is smaller than normal for governments in mid-term. There seems to be no obvious reason why a vacancy for the Tory leadership should arise any year soon.

Assange: Women Lead Opposition

| Posted 08.20.2012 | UK Politics

Most Britons, and women in particular, think Ecuador is wrong to shelter Julian Assange, the founder of Wikileaks wanted in Sweden on charges of rape and sexual assault.