By George Eaton - 26 June 08:27
The Chancellor's decision to set out plans for 2015-16 nearly two years in advance has everything to do with politics and nothing to do with economics.
By Will Straw - 25 June 05:29
Three years have been wasted as infrastructure 'plans' have failed to progress to projects. In the Spending Review, the Chancellor has a chance to reverse course.
By George Eaton - 25 June 02:55
After taking bets that Obama's error would be repeated in the Commons, the bookmaker pays out a record amount for a novelty political bet.
By George Eaton - 25 June 01:34
By repeatedly criticising the Chancellor for missing his deficit targets, the party risks reinforcing the impression that borrowing is always an economic ill.
By George Eaton - 25 June 09:30
Including, only a third of married couples will actually gain, it discriminates against single parents and it reduces work incentives.
By Matthew Whittaker - 20 June 09:52
Without further welfare cuts or tax rises, the next government will have to cut departmental spending 50% faster.
By George Eaton - 20 June 08:56
The planned pace of cuts is unachievable. All parties need to talk about tax rises.
By George Eaton - 19 June 05:30
Having previously briefed that Osborne was planning a pre-election give-away of shares, the Tories changed tack after Balls's intervention.
By George Eaton - 14 June 02:03
Six more departments agree to cuts but Defence, Business, Education, Work and Pensions and Transport are yet to settle.
By Stephen Williams MP - 13 June 12:07
My Lib Dem colleagues and I will not stand by and watch private investors reap all of the benefits once the banks are taken off intensive care.