In its major housing review, Labour seems to be ruling out borrowing more to pay for increased investment. This could be a mistake.
Simply marching, having trade union general secretaries endorse you, and having essentially symbolic strikes cannot defeat austerity politics.
We need a mayor who works to help Londoners with second jobs, not those with second homes.
Pledge will be funded through £750m raised by new windfall levy on tobacco firms.
Labour’s woes, the Green Party’s election chances and hopes of colonising Mars.
The Tory lurch to the right has shattered the cross-party consensus on climate change policy
As the Greens are experiencing a surge, we ask who the main players are in what could end up being the “Ukip of the left”.
Marginal polls cost money.
Why the collapse of Ukip's EU political group is good news for the UK and Europe.
Both parties will be portrayed as unserious and lacking in credibility.
Businesses risk eviction, higher rents and no space to grow if government changes to planning policies are approved.
Football supporters will be given the right to appoint and remove up to a quarter of a football club’s board of directors under new proposals from the Labour Party. Fans will also be given the right to buy up to 10 per cent of a club’s shares on offer during a change of ownership. We assess the proposals and get the views of Supporters Direct chief executive Robin Osterley.
Inadequate wages and extortionate rents are pushing up the housing benefit bill.
After a year in the firing line of a new abolitionist movement, the Home Office is going global with its anti-slavery legislation.
The Prime Minister is wrong, morally and politically, to seek an even tougher policy on immigration in an attempt to respond to the Ukip threat.
Labour are only convincingly ahead in four of the ten seats in today's Ashcroft polls, but they need to win all for a majority in May 2015.
By resisting a progressive measure backed by most Londoners, they have given Sadiq Khan the chance to position himself as the radical candidate.
The Lyons review is too timid about the principle of putting first-time buyers at the front of the queue.
Obesity is not a future theoretical threat, it is a present catastrophe.
The shadow Dfid secretary Jim Murphy on Labour's three Rs for fighting world hunger.
The furore surrounding the Greens' exclusion from the TV debates could be working in the party's favour.
The ethnic minority population will double to 30 per cent by 2050.
A first look at this week’s magazine.
Taunton Deane is the twelfth of around twenty seats the Tories hope to win from the Lib Dems.
“I have come to the conclusion that in national politics my race is run.”
The PM was forced to condemn his welfare minister for saying that disabled people may not be worth the "full wage".
The welfare minister's remarks about people not being "worth" the minimum wage is a small example of this government's persistently appalling attitude towards the disabled.
Ed Miliband’s party could start election night with nearly 260 seats, before it even starts winning those it lost in 2010.
Why politics in general would benefit from riding the new wave of feminism.