Rishi Sunak knows his government will stand or fall on its ability to stop the migrant boats
RISHI Sunak knows his government will stand or fall on its ability to stop the migrant boats.
The prime minister and his home secretary are drafting some of the toughest immigration laws this country has ever seen to tackle the problem.
Proof that hard work works is the sharp drop in the number of Albanians crossing the English Channel illegally since Mr Sunak struck an agreement to turn them back.
Out of hundreds, it’s now just single digits every week.
The Rwanda program could have had a similar effect.
But legal challenges from left-wing lawyers threatening to take the government to the European Court of Human Rights have delayed this.
Mr Sunak is now said to be considering the nuclear option of withdrawing from the ECHR altogether if that ultimately blocks his forthcoming legislation.
A pledge by the prime minister to do so before the next election could prove a winner.
Regaining control through Brexit is not just about securing our borders.
It also means freedom to make our own laws.
I have no idea Keir
AFTER weeks of hiding on the issue, Labor finally admitted the truth yesterday.
She would have to refuse to meet the massive wage demands of striking nurses.
Shadow Work and Pensions Secretary Jonathan Ashworth admitted Sir Keir Starmer would not pay NHS workers anything above 10 per cent.
So if Labor is not giving their union representatives what they want, what is their plan to deal with the wave of public sector strikes?
The truth is, Sir Keir doesn’t have one.
Instead of telling the unions to cancel everything, he prefers to sit back and watch the chaos unfold.
Because millions of patients are at risk.
Just lock them out!
As if dealing with a pandemic and recession weren’t tough enough, struggling pub owners are now faced with another costly headache.
Changes in workers’ rights mean landlords may have to hire “banter bouncers” to monitor drunk customers who annoy employees.
That’s because employees would have the right to sue if they heard jokes or comments that offend them.
But there’s just no need for that pesky bureaucracy.
Pubs have a system for dealing with unpleasant punters that has worked well for centuries.
When EastEnders’ Peggy Mitchell regularly yelled “Get out of my pub!” across the Queen Vic’s bar.
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