Analysis: No Drama Starmer Leaves Labor Believing Power Is At Your Fingertips

What a difference a year makes. Twelve months ago, Keir Starmer was berated from the floor when he delivered his speech at the party conference. There was no need for pre-rehearsed put-downs this year. In a thankfully shorter speech to party believers, Starmer did what he had to do – present himself as a competent … Read more

Keir Starmer publicly pledges ‘Great British Energy’ firm if Labor wins next election

A Labor government would set up a public energy company to cut bills, create jobs and boost economic growth, Keir Starmer has stated. In a major announcement, the Labor leader said Great British Energy would also ensure that the UK no longer had to rely on “tyrants like Putin” for its oil and gas. Starmer … Read more

Wes Streeting says ‘cavalry is coming’ as he presents Labor as waiting government

Wes Streeting, the shadow secretary of health, has been given the crucial task of staging Sir Keir Starmer’s great speech this afternoon. Mr Streeting is on the morning media round for Labor and has argued the party is poised for power and claims it will fix “broken” Britain. Asked how Sir Keir plans to open … Read more

Keir Starmer to Channel Tony Blair in Speech at Crucial Labor Conference

Keir Starmer will echo Tony Blair in his speech at the Labor conference by stating that the party is now “back as the political wing of the British people”. The phrase echoes part of the 1997 Labor general election manifesto, which read: “We are a broad movement for progress and justice. New Labor is the … Read more

Keir Starmer says government tax cuts are ‘pisstake’ for the rich

Keir Starmer has labeled the government’s tax cuts for the wealthy as a ‘pisstake’. The Labor leader turned the skies blue at a reception at the start of the party’s annual conference in Liverpool on Saturday night. It means that about 660,000 of the richest people in the country will save an average of £10,000 … Read more

Keir Starmer says labor would cut tax rate from 45p for top earners

Labor would cut the 45p income tax rate for the UK’s highest earners, Keir Starmer said. The Labor leader said the move – announced by Chancellor Kwasi Kwarteng in Friday’s mini-budget – was unfair as it handed millionaires a £55,000 tax cut. However, he said an incoming Labor government would not reverse Kwarteng’s decision to … Read more

Labor Conference observes minute’s silence in memory of ‘our Queen’

The tribute came after party leader Keir Starmer described the late monarch as “our queen”. Fears that the minute’s silence would be disrupted by anti-monarchy protesters proved unfounded. Deputies in Liverpool then sang “God Save The King,” the first time the party conference kicked off with a rendition of the national anthem. Starmer said: “The … Read more

Labor Party conference 2022 final: Keir Starmer on track for big majority in next election, poll suggests – The Telegraph

Labor Party conference 2022 final: Keir Starmer on track for big majority in next election, poll suggestsThe Telegraph Labor lining up for big majority and Boris Johnson could lose his seat, poll suggestsThe independent View full coverage on Google News

Chaos shakes Labor as party is forced to deny Angela Rayner’s claims they would scrap income tax cuts

Angela Rayner caused confusion this morning by suggesting that Labor would reverse the government’s income tax cut, before party sources got back on the comment. Chancellor Kwasi Kwarteng claimed on Twitter that Labor would deliver a “tax increase for millions”. In yesterday’s mini-budget, Mr. Kwarteng proposed a 1-cent cut in the basic income tax rate … Read more

As labor piles up in Liverpool, Keir Starmer is pressured to convince voters he should become prime minister

When Keir Starmer gets up at 2 p.m. on Tuesday to deliver his keynote speech at the annual Labor conference, he won’t just be addressing those in the room. For the first time since he became leader of the party in 2020, he will consciously pitch to voters as a waiting prime minister. After two … Read more