By George Eaton - 20 February 11:54
Would they be allowed to vote on UK-wide laws? And would they still stand in May 2015?
By Mehdi Hasan - 20 February 10:58
Ignore the media misinformation: spending on out-of-work benefits isn’t out of control, nor is the welfare state responsible for growing poverty.
By George Eaton - 20 February 10:48
The Tories could use a debate between the Lib Dem leader and his UKIP opposite to argue for the head-to-head contest they want between the two main leaders.
By George Eaton - 20 February 8:47
The contrast between Blair's bid to save Brooks and Miliband's call for her resignation is a reminder of how Labour has changed for the better since 2010.
By Dan Hancox - 20 February 4:23
He expressed better than most what it meant to be red under Thatcher.
By Rafael Behr - 19 February 22:29
There is no guarantee that fair distribution of opportunity will even be a factor in the election.
By Jon Ashworth - 19 February 16:01
The lack of government legislation is so great that ministers are now constantly increasing the days allocated to Opposition motions.
By Guy Shrubsole - 19 February 14:54
More than the floods, it is interventions by politicians that have led to a spike in public concern.
By Sophie McBain - 19 February 14:45
A former BBC investigative journalist turned biographer, Bower is drawn to chronicle the big egos that try to dominate the world around them.
By Kevin Maguire - 19 February 14:33
Surely, a farting competition didn't take place right outside the PM's house?
By George Eaton - 19 February 13:04
The former PM allegedly advised Brooks to "publish a Hutton style report" and offered to act as an "unofficial adviser".
By Bill Kerry - 19 February 12:01
The government still prefers to spend money on expensive and complicated solutions, rather than cost-effectively addressing causes.
By George Eaton - 19 February 11:29
The PM's piece on welfare reform makes no reference to Iain Duncan Smith's troubled programme.
By Nick Pearce - 19 February 10:18
A public vote offers the best prospect of responding to democratic alienation from the union, and establishing a secure platform for the UK's engagement in its future.
By George Eaton - 19 February 8:23
The PM claims that the number of workless families "doubled" under Labour, but the figures show it fell.
By George Eaton - 18 February 15:38
Shadow chancellor's comments suggest mood in the party is hardening against an in/out referendum.
By Andy Slaughter - 18 February 10:56
The plan to demolish the award-winning primary to build a free school shows contempt for parents and for children.
By George Eaton - 18 February 8:54
Local voters resent outside interference and Lib Dem activists will be encouraged to rush to their leader's defence.
By Katie Schmuecker - 17 February 16:03
There are more working than non-working households in poverty for the first time ever. But don't assume a living wage will solve all problems.
By George Eaton - 17 February 14:53
The Scottish First Minister offered no persuasive argument for Scotland entering a currency union with the rest of the UK.
By Frances Ryan - 17 February 13:34
Since the new Personal Independence Payments began to replace Disability Living Allowance, fewer than one in six people who applied have had their claims decided. While assessments drag out over months, bills still have to be paid and food still has to be bought.
By Laurie Penny - 17 February 12:25
Hundreds of female asylum-seekers are housed in Yarl’s Wood. They have done nothing wrong, so why are we locking them up?
By George Eaton - 17 February 10:53
Labour peer corrects Conservative claims that he has come out against the policy.
By Philip Kleinfeld - 17 February 10:47
The redevelopment of Battersea Power Station and the Nine Elms area in south London illustrates a much wider problem in the way cities are managed and planned – councils seem perfectly happy to see private interests direct the course of historically interesting places.
By George Eaton - 17 February 8:30
The Deputy PM's warning that he would "absolutely insist" that a new coalition would not "break the bank" suggests that he may push Labour to back an Osborne-style deficit plan.
By New Statesman - 16 February 10:09
This week, the Education Secretary, Michael Gove, joins our debate on the dominance of the privately educated in public life and the correlation between poverty and educational failure.
By New Statesman - 16 February 9:25
In the short term, ministers will rightly focus on addressing the immediate threat to homes and lives. Once this danger has passed, we all have a duty to ensure that the UK is better able to live with and withstand the consequences of climate change.
By Richard Morris - 14 February 16:39
At Spring Conference, some of the manifesto raw meat needs to be presented and debated.
By George Eaton - 14 February 14:54
If the party wins upwards of five per cent of the vote in 2015 but fails to win a single seat, our voting system will be called into question again.
By Patrick Diamond - 14 February 13:25
A reforming, centre-left government must fashion a credible and robust statecraft, revitalising the civil service for the challenges of the contemporary age.