Let’s start with what Liz Truss got right. This is not a prelude to a glib joke. What did Liz Truss get right? Wait, I’ll tell you. It won’t take long. No, what I mean is that the new Prime Minister, in office for only 26 days, is being subjected to such a torrent of criticism and dehumanising abuse that it is in danger of being overlooked that her central analysis is correct.
Despite Keir Starmer’s increasing confidence in the Commons, the polls are going in the wrong direction for Labour.