The Staggers 28 February 2012 Web Only: best of the blogs The five must-read posts from today, including a new Lib Dem revolt. Print HTML 1. Exclusive: Lib Dem peers write to Clegg against HoL reform FT Westminster's Kiran Stacey outlines Lib Dem peers' objections to the party's flagship House of Lords reform 2. Owen Paterson wants Belfast to have the same low corporation tax as Dublin ConservativeHome's Tim Montgomerie notes Owen Paterson's intervention on Northern Ireland and corporation tax. 3. Senior local government Lib Dem defects to Labour Labour List notes that the vice-chairman of Cambridge Liberal Democrats has defected to Labour over the government's "horrendous" policies. 4. Michigan primary: Rick Santorum could still win this, with a little help from the Democrats Over at the Telegraph, Mike Smithson analyses the state of the Republican primary race. 5. Creepiest political ad ever? Voting for Putin is like losing your virginity Political Scrapbook asks whether Putin is trying to emulate Berlusconi with his use of sexual innuendo. › Chart of the day: the lost Lib Dems From only £1 per week Subscribe More Related articles The Fire Brigades Union reaffiliates to Labour - what does it mean? John Gray on the future of the state on the NS Podcast Could Labour lose the Oldham by-election?