Rishi Shuffles the Pack, Plays a New ‘Hands’ and Introduced His ‘Ace, 30p Lee’

McCabe, Steven (2023) Rishi Shuffles the Pack, Plays a New ‘Hands’ and Introduced His ‘Ace, 30p Lee’. Birmingham City University, Centre for Brexit Studies Blog.

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Success in politics relies on managing impressions.

As a leader, once the public gains the sense you’ve lost control of events, it’s extremely difficult to recreate their confidence that you and your party are worth voting for.

Rishi Sunak, appointed as Chancellor by Boris Johnson after Sajid Javid suddenly resigned in early 2020, will have seen at close quarters how chaotic management and immorality can be used, if not to your advantage, then certainly as a distraction tactic.

Item Type: Other
13 February 2023Published Online
Uncontrolled Keywords: Centre for Brexit Studies, CBS, Brexit, BCU, EU, European Union, UK, Birmingham City University, UK Government, UK politics
Subjects: CAH15 - social sciences > CAH15-03 - politics > CAH15-03-01 - politics
Divisions: Research, Innovation, Enterprise > Centre for Brexit Studies
Depositing User: Gemma Tonks
Date Deposited: 13 Feb 2023 14:03
Last Modified: 13 Feb 2023 14:03
URI: https://www.open-access.bcu.ac.uk/id/eprint/14168

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