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Politics
13 February 2014
Aside from his threat to vote against HS2 (for which he was swiftly rebuked by Labour), the most notable comments by...
Politics
13 February 2014
Largely unnoticed, there was a small but significant Lib Dem rebellion over cuts to local government last night. Party...
Politics
12 February 2014
Few in Labour feel the constraints of opposition more than Andy Burnham. “I’m a shadow of my former self,...
The Staggers
12 February 2014
Party "can’t have a blanket position".
UK Politics
12 February 2014
As I predicted he would, Ed Miliband used PMQs to zero in on the contradiction between David Cameron's declaration...
Politics
12 February 2014
As I noted earlier this morning, David Cameron's declaration that "money is no object in this [flood]...
UK Politics
12 February 2014
Confusion over flood relief.
Politics
11 February 2014
One likely consequence of the European elections in May will be to reopen the debate over whether Labour should commit...
UK Politics
11 February 2014
Today's Morning Star gives Tristram Hunt both barrels for his decision to cross a UCU picket line at Queen...
Politics
11 February 2014
For months, the default assumption in Westminster and at the bookmakers has been that UKIP will win the European...
UK Politics
10 February 2014
One of the things that attracted so many in Labour to Ed Miliband's leadership campaign was his commitment to...
Politics
10 February 2014
As the political blame game over the floods continues, David Cameron has put Environment Agency chair Chris Smith on...
UK Politics
10 February 2014
There's little more than a month to go until the Budget (on 19 March), so it's time for Nick Clegg's annual...
UK Politics
10 February 2014
After addressing market reform in his speech on banking last month and party reform last week, Ed Miliband's...
UK Politics
07 February 2014
After entering office in 2010, David Cameron promised to lead "the most open and transparent government in the...

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