Make no mistake - hiring Lynton Crosby is a sign a Tory weakness, not strength.
If Lynton Crosby is given complete control over 2015 election strategy then balance of probability swings back to a Cameron 2nd term.
@ed_miliband should be a very happy bunny today. Cameron appoints Lynton Crosby who ran the Howard campaign in '05. That worked well!
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