Matt Day

Mtt DayMatt Day is a 19 years old Politics Student at the University of Essex and he is the chairman of the Rayleigh & Wickford Conservative Future. Matt was a Conservative Party activist involved in the General Election of 2015 and in the local elections of 2015 & 2016 as well as the European Referendum 2016.
Matt is a highly valued and regular writer for United Politics and considers himself to be a socially liberal, fiscal Conservative as well as being a Thatcherite.
Matt works for a Member of Parliament and contribute weekly on United Politics. Matt aspires to be involved in public policy in the private sector before one day becoming an MP.
Favourite Quote:
If you set out to be liked, you would be prepared to compromise on anything at any time, and you would achieve nothing.
– Margaret Thatcher

Matt Day's Latest Articles


Donald Trump’s going to win – here’s why

Donald Trump is one of America’s most controversial presidential candidates. He’s divided the American people and...

David Cameron – Hero or Zero?

After David Cameron announced this week that he would be stepping down as Member of...

The day the world changed

On this morning, 15 years ago, the world witnessed with horror an event which would...

The rise of the right

The results from Germany's recent state election showed a dramatic rise in the vote share...

The Great Fire of London – A city still standing

We've reached the 350th anniversary of the Great Fire of London. 350 years ago, a...

Capitalism is key to a free society

Capitalism, for all its faults, is the key to maintaining a free society. After all,...