New polling by Survation in Labour marginals Great Grimsby and Dudley North shows the party neck-and-neck with UKIP.
The top 1% of earners now pay 30% of all income tax because they're earning more. And the poorest still pay the largest overall share.
With excess winter deaths up by 29% and bills up by £300 since the election, it's time for the government to act.
With the Tories his party's main electoral foe, Clegg is seeking to woo the One Nation voters alienated by the Conservatives' UKIP tendency.
Having spent months denouncing Miliband's energy price freeze as a "con", the Tories, spooked by the opposition's poll lead, are now trying to match it.
If the Chancellor starts doling out goodies he risks undercutting the Tory message of long-term discipline.
The more we stoke public anger and distrust on immigration, the more we threaten the stability of our political system in general.
After a Tory strategist claimed a private poll put them two points ahead of Labour in marginal seats, the party comes under pressure to release its findings.
In a non-denial denial, a Downing Street spokesman merely says "we do not recognise this at all".
A Conservative strategist says the party pulls two points ahead of Labour in Tory-held seats when the sitting MP is named.