Labour members in the South don't have the MPs to ensure that Ben Bradshaw is on the ballot. That's why I, a former MP, am calling on the PLP to put him there for us.
Let's that the other candidates will follow Yvette Cooper's lead - and that all of them will offer more policy meat than they have so far.
The leadership candidates needed the signatures of 35 MPs to make the ballot. Here's who backed whom.
A lively debate is raging over whether Scottish Labour should go it alone. That may cause more problems than it solves.
The party is divided over whether the presence of the left-winger on the ballot will help or hinder it.
As nominations close, Jeremy Corbyn speaks to Barbara Speed about his late bid for leadership, the failings of party democracy, and why Ed Miliband should have hung on.
Introducing our special themed week about party membership, running from 15– 19 June 2015.
Labour will spend the next five years outside power - with Liz Kendall, we can make sure it's not ten.
My priority in the run-up to the budget will be relief for middle and lower earners. But George Osborne looks determined to give a handout to the rich.
How do ethnic minority voters differ on immigration from the public at large?
100 local councillors have endorsed Stella Creasy in an open letter to the New Statesman.
To satisfy artificial political requirements, disadvantaged students risk being put off from applying to university.
It's vital that the government secures a global deal on climate change at the Paris summit. Our futures depend on it.
Surely Jeremy Corbyn owes it to his leftwing supporters to accept a helping hand from Andy Burnham, if he's within touching distance of the ballot paper?
The adoption of living wage contracts is one way that the party could reduce the damage from cuts to tax credits.
"Dynamic, articulate and engaging."
Jamie Reed's proposal that Labour merge with the Liberal Democrats is simply a ruse so Labour can finish what they tried to do at the election: wipe out the Liberal Democrats.
Plus: the tube map is rubbish.
Far from deciding the outcome, the trade unions will be largely incidental to selecting Labour's leader.
The parliamentary Labour party is desperate for someone to stop Tom Watson. That's one reason why it's unlikely to happen.
What happened to the Green Surge, and why aren't the Greens on a par with their European equivalents?
As the last bubbles drip from the champagne bottles that welcomed the Modern Slavery Bill on to the statute books, champions of the UK’s anti-trafficking legislation should take a sober look at what they've woken up with.
The reconfiguration of Scottish politics means a rethink is needed in England and Wales.
I’m nominating Rushanara Ali so another voice will be heard. I urge my fellow MPs to do the same.
Leadership frontrunner says the Tories and Labour would have to promise the automatic introduction of proportional representation.
A first look at this week's issue.
It’s hard to find a more genuine, decent person in politics than Andy, and I think people will connect with him at a time when we’re battling scepticism and apathy as much as we’re fighting the other side.
Labour's chastening defeat has led some to claim the party is abandoning its commitments on tax. But that's a myth.
Labour's acting leader delivered an improved performance. But how wise is her new tactic?
As Labour's London constituency parties' endorsements have rolled in, it looks like Tessa Jowell and Sadiq Khan will have a tough fight to the finish.