Indeed, in that YouGov poll, the most favourable of the most recent ones, for the under 49 segment, the Tories have only 11% vote share and a 37% share for over 65s+ most of them voted for Brexit and could not care less about the economic and reputational damage as long as those nasty foreigners cannot come to the U.K.
The problem for the Tories is that they are dying off.
To be a tiny bit fair to Heinrich Hamster, it was in fact Priti Patel's brain vomit in the first place.Cruella admitting she was an utter failure at her job
They are pandering to a far-right demographic that just is not there with their failed "Stop the Boats" slogan nonsense over and over.Indeed, in that YouGov poll, the most favourable of the most recent ones, for the under 49 segment, the Tories have only 11% vote share and a 37% share for over 65s
The unweighted (i.e. correcting for likelihood to vote) is 7%
There's no hidden hinterland either in the next generation, Reform only have 6% support for the under 49s (3% unweighted...), they have 17% support for the over 65s.
Surely Rishi Sunak can simply pass a law just saying that the roads are just fine and give all the money to his mates just like everything else ?HS2 money to go to repairing potholes.
Always a good sign when you patch your maintenance budget with your capital budget.