The Chancellor appears to rule out a 10p tax rate for the Budget and says raising the personal allowance is "a better policy".
Through no effort of their own, landowners reap a £100bn annual windfall. Caroline Lucas's bill shows the way towards a moral capitalism.
A new poll shows that 72 per cent of voters want welfare spending to be increased or frozen.
Eight doctors criticise the Conservative Eastleigh by-election candidate after she claimed it would be "impossible" for her son to become a surgeon if he went to state school.
The Labour leader's speech has reminded voters of two distinctive and popular Lib Dem policies: increasing the personal allowance and introducing a mansion tax.
Voters in the by-election offer an unkind but not an uncommon account of the battle between the leaders of the two main parties.
The by-election is an important test of the party's ability under Miliband to appeal to southern voters.
With the Tories in second place in 38 of the Lib Dems' 57 seats, Labour will need to consider whether to tacitly advise its supporters to vote for Clegg's party.
The only one of the main parties with no black and minority ethnic MPs needs to promote radical solutions to racial inequality if it is to win credibility on this issue.