The election of Emma Lewell-Buck as MP South Shields was the latest example of how the party is widening its candidate pool.
The Labour leader brilliantly ridiculed calls for a Tory-UKIP pact, but his borrowing problem remains.
Ed Miliband has said the state needs to change. He also needs to say how.
There was little in the speech to revive growth and employment this side of the election. But can Labour take advantage?
"Royal Mail for sale. Queen's head privatised," the Labour MP declared today. We collect his most memorable bon mots from previous years.
If there is a lesson to be learned from the road not taken by New Labour, it is that economic reform and political reform are necessarily connected.
The Unite general secretary claims that my piece on him was "a distortion". Here's why it wasn't.
At this stage of the electoral cycle, the party needs to be performing much better to justify hopes of a majority in 2015.
UKIP won the day, but not because of Europe, a Tory MP may well defect and parliament will be hung after 2015.