Telegraph: The Left has caught millions in its poverty trap

This article was written by John and originally published in The Telegraph. Obsessing over equalising incomes is the wrong way to go about improving people’s lives In the past 40 years Britain has pretty much defeated mass unemployment, and improved living standards beyond our parents’ and grandparents’ wildest dreams. Yet…

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Michael Gove says the Government would like to shamelessly rip off John’s ideas and take them for their own!

Michael Gove, The Secretary of State for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities, tells John he’s so impressed with his Private Members Bill, and the assessment of the impact it would have on housing supply, that the Government would like to shamelessly rip off John’s ideas and take them for their…

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Video: John Penrose MP asks Ministers to consider reforming the Energy Price Cap

John makes clear that he still believes an Energy Price Cap is the way forward for protecting consumers, but says it needs serious reform. John Penrose (Weston-super-Mare) I welcome the Secretary of State’s commitment to making sure that this temporary measure is indeed temporary, and I encourage him to make it…

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Politics Home: Cutting red tape for train firms will help decarbonise our railways

This article was written by John originally for Politics Home Great herds of world leaders, climate change activists and media crews are all converging on Glasgow at the COP26 climate summit, like one of nature’s great animal migrations, to try to save the planet. There will be lofty speeches, lots…

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