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The five must-read blogs from today, on Cameron’s cock-ups, Ken Clarke and Diane Abbott.

1. Cameron can't blame anyone else for failures in party management

Iain Martin says that the 1922 debacle is further evidence of David Cameron's limited political nous.

2. Where will the opposition to these laws come from?

With Labour and the unions otherwise engaged, opposition to the coalition's legislative programme might come from a surprising quarter, says the Guardian's Patrick Wintour.

3. The 23 Lib Dem policies included in this year's Queen's Speech

Liberal Democrat Voice picks out the Lib Dem policies that will form part of the coming year's legislative programme.

4. Ken Clarke isn't a royal rebel

Paul Waugh explains why Ken Clarke, not known for his anti-monarchist views, turned his back on the Queen after the Gracious Speech today.

5. Abbott emerges as most popular Labour candidate

Sunny Hundal reports on a poll showing that Diane Abbott is the most popular Labour leadership candidate among voters.

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