OPINION: Get on with it

Author: IFLR Correspondent, John Crabb | Published: 5 Dec 2019

When was the last time you read a newspaper or watched the news and saw that a majority of politicians had come to a consensus and passed a law that you could safely say was good for the people of the country they govern? If the answer is recently, chances are you don't live or work in the UK or the US.

As a British national that lives and works in New York City, both of my homes are in dire straits when it comes to governance. Party politics and obstructionism in both countries has effectively put the kybosh on rulemaking on both sides of the Atlantic.

In the US...