Will the decision whether or not to go into coalition in 2015 depend more on money than on principle?
Will the Lib Dems eschew a Lib-Lab pact and allow Labour to struggle on as a minority? And why?
Some Conservatives are nervous about what their party will look like beyond coalition with the Lib Dems. Both their and voters' views jar with the PM's insistence that he doesn't want another coalition.
Harriet Harman may hand over the DCMS brief if she takes a leading role in negotiations with the Lib Dems.
Inflation alone will ensure that the allowance rises to over £11.3k and minimum wage workers will still be paying tax.
As Andrew Adonis argues, successful reforms are incremental and build on existing best-practice, rather than trying to reinvent the wheel.
The planned change to the definition in the Energy Bill would cut the number of households classed as fuel poor from 3.2 million to 2.4 million.
The wage subsidy scheme that Clegg promised would create 160,000 jobs delivered just 2.6% of that total in its first year.
With a Conservative majority almost certainly out of reach, Cameron must redefine as victory something the Tories have tasted once before as defeat.
The coalition could pledge to means-test benefits from April 2015 and promise to increase them the previous year to ensure no one is left out of pocket.