Blog: September 2016

Posted: 11 September, 2016 - 18:19

Amber Rudd, the Home Secretary, said almost nothing on the Andrew Marr show today. Given that there is currently almost a complete policy vacuum in government, this was entirely sensible.  However, her comments – following Theresa May’s last week – are being reported as a further endorsement of a “work permit” system for economic migration versus the “points-based” one proposed by Vote Leave during the referendum campaign.