In the future, hospitals could decide that they will not pay for "hotel charges", warns Richard Blogger at False Economy.
Coffee House's Peter Hoskin looks at the trend of politicians "leaning" on businesses, rather than legislating against them.
The Party of European Socialists has hit out at the power of credit ratings agencies following Standard & Poor's downgrades, says Alex Hern at Left Foot Forward.
A private spat has escalated into a public one, says the Telegraph's Benedict Brogan.
Mark Ferguson investigates the claim that Labour is forcing local parties to hand over their headquarters buildings.