One-nation conservatism is vindicated in Copeland while Labour’s defeat there bolsters Jeremy Corbyn’s critics.
David Downing has worked for Dod's Parliamentary Communications and as a researcher in the Houses of Parliament. A Master's graduate from the University of Hull, he has attended and presented research at various academic conferences in the United Kingdom on topics ranging from political thought to surveillance, security and terrorism.
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