By George Eaton - 05 February 07:35
136 Conservative MPs voted against the bill, with 127 voting in favour.
By Tom Mludzinski - 05 February 02:20
Clegg has a chance to prove the Lib Dems won't be wiped out in 2015 and Cameron a chance to show how the Tories could win a majority.
By George Eaton - 05 February 12:27
Conservative MPs use the existence of civil partnerships as an argument against gay marriage but a significant number voted against them in 2004.
By George Eaton - 05 February 09:26
It was the dramatic advances in gay rights delivered by the Blair government that made the introduction of equal marriage possible.
By Rafael Behr - 04 February 04:25
Tory MPs see the Education Secretary's politicisation of his department as a case study in how to beat the Whitehall system.
By Tim Finch - 04 February 03:27
State-backed regulation would be much the best outcome. But Oliver Letwin's proposal of a Royal Charter might just be acceptable.
By George Eaton - 04 February 01:22
Lib Dem activists point out that the party has gained seats in recent local elections.
By George Eaton - 04 February 10:41
Former Lib Dem Energy Secretary announces that he will resign his Eastleigh seat after changing his plea to guilty following the opening of his trial.
By George Eaton - 01 February 01:48
After the PM falsely claimed the coalition "was paying down Britain’s debts", the UK Statistics Authority points out that the national debt has risen by £300bn.
By George Eaton - 01 February 11:40
Tory MPs need to remember that just six per cent of voters name the EU as one of the most "important issues" facing Britain.