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Each week, the HuffPost UK Politics team unpack the biggest stories from Westminster and beyond.

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Each week, the HuffPost UK Politics team unpack the biggest stories from Westminster and beyond.

    Why Did MI5 And The Government Fail To Act On Russia? With Tom Tugendhat MP

    Why Did MI5 And The Government Fail To Act On Russia? With Tom Tugendhat MP

    Conservative MP and chair of the Commons foreign affairs committee Tom Tugendhat joins Arj Singh, Paul Waugh and Rachel Wearmouth to unpack a big week for national security.

    • 33 min
    Grayling Fails As Russia Threat Looms Large, With Lisa Nandy MP

    Grayling Fails As Russia Threat Looms Large, With Lisa Nandy MP

    Shadow foreign secretary Lisa Nandy joins Arj Singh, Paul Waugh and Rachel Wearmouth to discuss Russia, China, why BAME people with coronavirus should not be stigmatised and Keir Starmer’s first 100 days as Labour leader.

    • 46 min
    Should Labour Back A Wealth Tax? With Stewart Wood

    Should Labour Back A Wealth Tax? With Stewart Wood

    Labour peer and Gordon Brown’s former adviser Stewart Wood goes through details with Arj Singh, Paul Waugh and Rachel Wearmouth, with an eye on what Labour leader Keir Starmer can do to regain the public’s faith on the economy, including the controversial idea of a wealth tax.

    • 43 min
    Will Boris Johnson’s Big Reset Work? With George Freeman MP

    Will Boris Johnson’s Big Reset Work? With George Freeman MP

    Tory former minister and founder of the Big Tent Ideas Festival, George Freeman takes a look with Arj Singh, Paul Waugh and Rachel Wearmouth at Boris Johnson's reset agenda.

    • 36 min
    Why Is Boris Johnson Hanging On To Robert Jenrick? With Jo Stevens MP

    Why Is Boris Johnson Hanging On To Robert Jenrick? With Jo Stevens MP

    Recorded before Rebecca Long-Bailey’s sacking, Labour’s shadow culture secretary Jo Stevens joins Arj Singh, Paul Waugh and Rachel Wearmouth to discuss the lockdown easing and what it could mean for the country next, as well as whether Robert Jenrick can remain in position following his controversial intervention in a planning decision involving Tory donor Richard Desmond.

    • 35 min
    Has The Government Taken Its Eye Off The Ball? With Robert Halfon MP

    Has The Government Taken Its Eye Off The Ball? With Robert Halfon MP

    Conservative MP Robert Halfon joins Arj Singh, Paul Waugh and Rachel Wearmouth to discuss whether the government needs to pay more attention to its own backbenchers instead of treating them as an inconvenience.

    • 44 min

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