Kevin Maguire is Associate Editor (Politics) on the Daily Mirror and author of our Commons Confidential column on the high politics and low life in Westminster. An award-winning journalist, he is in frequent demand on television and radio and co-authored a book on great parliamentary scandals. He was formerly Chief Reporter on the Guardian and Labour Correspondent on the Daily Telegraph.

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UK Politics
12 May 2011
Is David Cameron the first male prime minister to blow-dry his locks? These days, in No 10, the hairdryer treatment isn...
UK Politics
27 April 2011
The leaderene of the Greens and the party's first MP, Caroline Lucas, vowed that Brighton would "come first...
UK Politics
20 April 2011
Is there a more jingoistic Tory than the flag-waving Andrew Rosindell? The brains behind his 2001 election to...
Politics
15 April 2011
The electoral reform battle has descended into a bunfight after the sick baby scares and racism rows. "Yes to AV...
Politics
31 March 2011
Chatter about the leadership intentions of George Osborne is rising several decibels. The must-have accessory for...
Politics
24 March 2011
A BlackBerry ban isn't exactly a Clause Four moment but Ed Miliband needs to start somewhere to stamp his authority on...
UK Politics
17 March 2011
Do broadcasters expect the creaky coalition to collapse, scenting the people's toff, David Cameron, will seek the...
UK Politics
11 March 2011
My 20p would be on John Bercow remaining Speaker for the remainder of this parliament but should the pint-sized chap be...
Politics
03 March 2011
The lure of a juicy public-sector salary has proved irresistible for another right-whinge graduate of the Taxpayers'...
Politics
24 February 2011
The best time to kick a man is when he's down but Ed Miliband is instead wooing a hacked-off Rupert Murdoch. The memo...
UK Politics
17 February 2011
Strait-laced Captain Iain Duncan Smith is a shy cutter. The former Scots Guard serving as Secretary of State for No...
Politics
10 February 2011
That prisoners' friend, Ken Clarke, better watch out, because I hear Citizen Dave has started ridiculing the In-justice...
UK Politics
03 February 2011
Wild talk that Tommy "Gun" Watson issued a hacking fatwa on the News of the World in a great Talibrown...
Politics
27 January 2011
How Nick Clegg, Britain's most disliked politician, must yearn for the days when he was treated with respect. Hoping to...
UK Politics
20 January 2011
Dapper Jeremy Browne, the Leslie Phillips of the Foreign Office, isn't letting the Daily Telegraph's undercover sting...

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