The party rejects women's minister Nicky Morgan's suggestion that "no option is off the table".
Tories "categorically" rule out all-women shortlists
By George Eaton - 26 June 17:57

The party rejects women's minister Nicky Morgan's suggestion that "no option is off the table".

It's a myth that Britain is sleepwalking towards Brexit
By Tim Wigmore - 26 June 15:47

With the young most in favour of EU membership, euroscepticism faces death by demographics.

After the Chancellor boasted that inequality had fallen, welfare cuts mean it is rising again.
Inequality is on the up again - Osborne's boast is over
By George Eaton - 26 June 11:55

After the Chancellor boasted that inequality had fallen, welfare cuts mean it is rising again. 

Labour's policy review head on Ed Miliband’s difficulties, his vision for the party and why he’s more interested in sport than politics.
Jon Cruddas: The Gramsci of Westminster
By George Eaton - 25 June 14:38

Labour's policy review head on Ed Miliband’s difficulties, his vision for the party and why he’s more interested in sport than politics.

"It’s not about Andy, or Ed, or Yvette," Labour's policy review head tells the New Statesman.
Exclusive: Jon Cruddas calls for end to Labour leadership "Top Trumps"
By George Eaton - 25 June 14:37

"It’s not about Andy, or Ed, or Yvette," Labour's policy review head tells the New Statesman.

The media inquiry and Miliband's pose with the Sun gifted victory to the PM.
PMQs review: the shield of Leveson saves Cameron
By George Eaton - 25 June 13:32

The media inquiry and Miliband's pose with the Sun gifted victory to the PM.

David Cameron
Cameron's tough stance on Juncker: who's it for?
By Lucy Fisher - 25 June 10:10

The Prime Minister's hardline attitude is now more about impressing British voters than winning the battle over the top EU post. 

The British people will form the jury in May next year. There is only one possible verdict.
Coulson's conviction shows that only Miliband can be trusted to stand up to powerful interests
By Jon Trickett - 25 June 9:58

The British people will form the jury in May next year. There is only one possible verdict.

Former transport secretary says the coalition should focus on delivering HS2 earlier.
Andrew Adonis hits out at Osborne's "pure spin" over HS3
By George Eaton - 23 June 16:28

Former transport secretary says the coalition should focus on delivering HS2 earlier.

Shadow chancellor seeks to reassure the asset rich but cash poor by offering "protections".
Balls promises protection for those who can't afford mansion tax
By George Eaton - 23 June 13:03

Shadow chancellor seeks to reassure the asset rich but cash poor.

The shadow education secretary pushes Gove to say whether a Conservative government would allow for-profit schools to be established.
Tristram Hunt calls the Tories' bluff on profit-making free schools
By George Eaton - 23 June 9:37

The shadow education secretary pushes Gove to say whether a Conservative government would allow for-profit schools to be established. 

MP announces that he will stand down at next election and says "it is clear that the leadership of the party wish to see new faces".
Blunkett's farewell shows there'll be no return for "the greybeards"
By George Eaton - 21 June 0:36

MP announces decision to stand down at the next election and says "it is clear that the leadership of the party wish to see new faces".

Welsh Labour sign. Photo: Getty
The Tories belittle Wales, but Labour is learning from it
By Owen Smith - 20 June 17:58

The Welsh economy is bucking generational trends and leading the UK out of recession.

Natural justice, not merely the law, must be seen to be applied in cases of wrongdoing.
The Mike Hancock saga shows that politicians can't be judged by the law alone
By Richard Morris - 20 June 14:26

Natural justice, not merely the law, must be seen to be applied in cases of wrongdoing.

Work and Pensions Secretary Iain Duncan Smith. Photo: Getty
The government is tripping up on welfare – a blessing and a curse for Labour
By Anoosh Chakelian - 20 June 8:24

A slew of welfare stories this morning suggests the coalition is stumbling over its biggest bugbear: the benefits bill. Labour should play this carefully – in economic, not social, terms.

The party would lose seven of its 11 most marginal seats to the Tories.
Lord Ashcroft's poll undermines the Lib Dems' optimism
By George Eaton - 19 June 16:04

The party would lose seven of its 11 most marginal seats to the Tories. 

Jon Cruddas. Photo: Getty
How councils are already delivering the Cruddas agenda
By Simon Parker - 19 June 6:27

If you want to know what a Miliband government might look like, you should start by paying a visit to your local town hall.

With the old tax and spend model broken, Labour has been forced to be radical.
Miliband reimagines welfare for an era of austerity
By George Eaton - 18 June 22:00

With the old tax and spend model broken, Labour has been forced to be radical.

The party president contradicts Nick Clegg's position on a future hung parliament.
Tim Farron: Lib Dems must not rule out support for a minority government
By George Eaton - 18 June 15:02

The party president contradicts Nick Clegg's position on a future hung parliament.

The PM's blast against Jean-Claude Juncker delighted his MPs - but he'll let them down in the end.
PMQs review: Cameron should be wary of playing to the eurosceptic gallery
By George Eaton - 18 June 13:26

The PM's blast against Jean-Claude Juncker delighted his MPs - but he'll let them down in the end.

Without new money, the health service will be condemned to years of dangerous decline.
The NHS funding crisis is now impossible to ignore - which party will grip it?
By George Eaton - 18 June 9:07

Without new money, the health service will be condemned to years of dangerous decline. 

Sixty per cent believe immigration has benefited Britain and are much more likely to be pro-EU.
Why graduates are the biggest obstacle to Ukip's advance
By Tim Wigmore - 17 June 14:48

Sixty per cent believe immigration has benefited Britain and are much more likely to be pro-EU.

Tristram Hunt. Photo: Getty
What happened to Tristram Hunt, and where is Labour’s radicalism on education?
By Dan Holden - 17 June 13:05

After a strong start, the shadow education secretary's voice is absent from the education debate, and his party is being reactive and not proactive on education. They have less than a year to turn this around.

The Labour peer and Miliband strategist on how the party would seek to reduce inequality.
Interview: Stewart Wood responds to Thomas Piketty
By George Eaton - 17 June 9:59

The Labour peer and Miliband strategist on how the party would seek to reduce inequality.

A review of the French economist's appearance with Miliband strategist Stewart Wood.
Thomas Piketty comes to parliament: what we learned
By George Eaton - 16 June 16:02

A review of the French economist's appearance with Miliband strategist Stewart Wood.
 

Ninety six per cent of people support a fairer system, with the richest paying more than double the poorest.
The public want a more progressive tax system - and they're right
By Duncan Exley - 16 June 10:24

Ninety six per cent of people support a fairer system, with the richest paying more than double the poorest.

The Foreign Secretary says "I don't think the invasion itself was a mistake".
Hague defends the Iraq war as Boris disowns it
By George Eaton - 16 June 9:08

The Foreign Secretary says "I don't think the invasion itself was a mistake".

If the Tories won't face up to the problems in the health service, it's time to make way for a government that will.
We need to talk about the NHS - Cameron must break the Crosby-imposed silence
By Andy Burnham - 15 June 18:20

If the Tories won't face up to the problems in the health service, it's time to make way for a government that will.

The IPPR report will play a crucial role in shaping Labour's policy platform for the election.
Miliband to affirm radical agenda for change at "Condition of Britain" launch
By George Eaton - 14 June 12:23

The IPPR report will play a crucial role in shaping Labour's policy platform for the election.

The Labour leader has been left looking like a man trying to have it both ways.
Miliband's half-apology over the Sun photo will please no one
By George Eaton - 13 June 13:28

The Labour leader has been left looking like a man trying to have it all ways.

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