Shadow leader of the House of Commons says no "reason whatsoever" why deputy leader should not do job after reports she could be denied it.
The Conservative Party has pledged that if it were to form another government next year, it would ban strikes if less than half of workers back them.
National Policy Forum chair urges boldness as the party gathers for crucial meeting.
The Lib Dem's "u-turn" on the bedroom tax isn't enough; they should come out completely against the policy.
Party vows to end "ideological obsession" with privatisation by allowing the state to bid for franchises.
Schools are getting worse in Great Yarmouth, the second most likely seat for Ukip to gain their first MP next year.
Even if the Liberal Democrats' u-turn on the bedroom tax is a political tool, it is a step in the right direction of abolishing this toxic policy.
The Labour MP who has been working on uncovering alleged historic child sex abuse crimes in Westminster writes about the new-found hope victims have found of having their voices heard.
The Tories are preparing to take on the European Court of Human Rights, in what could be their most significant populist hit before the next election.
The party is splitting the difference again.
The emergency action is a damning indictment of the pressures the government has created on the frontline.
The man charged with wooing voters is more likely to repel them.
The PM had the chance with his reshuffle to signal that he intends to make a fresh start in tackling a divided and uneasy country. But he fluffed it.
The Labour leader struggled after the PM twisted a Harriet Harman quote on middle earners and tax.
Cameron's new group of ministers agree with his policies on welfare, education and health, but have mixed voting records on the EU and gay rights.
What do Scotland's First Minister and Ukip's leader have in common? They both fail to realise the modern world has better things to do than squabble over borders.
The outgoing Environment Secretary may be an environmentalist's nightmare, but he wasn't all bad.
Earnings rose by just 0.7 per cent in the three months to May, the lowest level since records began in 2001.
David Cameron, who has already kicked up a futile and unnecessary fuss over the European Commission presidency, must go to Brussels and try for a top job for his new man in Europe.
The coalition boasts that it's reduced inequality, but actually no government policy in the last 30 years has actually come close to bringing it down to average OECD levels.
What William Hague's career trajectory tells us about British politics.
Nicky Morgan, the new Education Secretary, is also Women and Equalities minister. But responsibility for same-sex marriage has trickled down to a junior minister because of her opposition to the flagship policy.
The former Education Secretary is a brilliant media performer, has great contacts in the press – but public opinion meant he had to be reshuffled.
In a dramatic shake-up of his government, David Cameron is now on the promotions, having culled a number of key figures last night.
The former Education Secretary Michael Gove is now Chief Whip, replacing Sir George Young. Women's minister Nicky Morgan has replaced Gove - although she will also keep her equalities role.
The former chancellor and veteran Tory frontbencher Ken Clarke talks to the Today programme, following his resignation from the cabinet yesterday.
The Conservatives need to woo 2010 Lib Dem supporters.
One Nation figures have tumbled from the stage.
Former Tory leader will step down at the next election and serve as Leader of the House of Commons until then.