The tragic irony of Lloyd George’s successors pushing through regressive Conservative legislation.
The Lib Dem leader needs to remember that most of his party's supporters lean left.
Even those in Labour who were once sympathetic to the idea of working with the Lib Dems have lost faith in the idea.
It is wrong to define the argument over the bill as one between security and liberty.
Deputy PM calls for "fundamental rethink" after committee warns that the bill "tramples on the privacy of British citizens".
Ed Miliband's PPS John Denham warns Labour not to assume it will be able to govern alone after the next election.
Tribal differences have obstructed progressive change in the past. They must not do so again.
The party's surge will make it harder for the Tories to take seats off the Lib Dems and could revive the debate around electoral reform.
Labour secured comfortable victories in yesterday's three by-elections, while the Lib Dems finished eighth in Rotherham.
Sarah Teather dodged a vote the first time round, now she has sided with Labour.