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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Politics
24 June 2010
The Libido Democrat Chris Huhne should be praying that he doesn't suffer the same ignominious fate as David Laws, the...
Politics
17 June 2010
Yvonne Fovargue, one of Westminster's new girls, has already learned how dangerous the Commons chamber can be. During...
Politics
10 June 2010
If revenge is a dish best served cold, then portly Tommy "Two Dinners" Watson is enjoying a second helping....
Politics
03 June 2010
Citizen Dave's motorcycle outriders are, I hear, reinstated. On entering No 10, the People's Toff promised he would be...
Politics
27 May 2010
The parliamentary rock band MP4 is preparing X Factor auditions after the election left it MP3, as Ian Cawsey, warbler...
UK Politics
21 May 2010
The Buller boy played musical chairs to make his new digs appear less posh on Sunday-morning television. Downing Street...
Politics
12 May 2010
Gordon Brown's resignation, depending on your point of view, was either a heroic act of self-immolation or a cynical...
Politics
04 May 2010
"Sir" George Osborne's public profile is close to zero after David Cameron sensibly locked the shadow...
UK Politics
29 April 2010
Vain Dave Cameron took his own make-up artist to the leaders' debate in Bristol. While Gordon Brown and Nick Clegg...
Politics
22 April 2010
The dirty tricks department at Tory Towers attempted to hire a BBC impressionist to lampoon Gordon Brown. Mark Perry,...
Politics
15 April 2010
The PM proved that those runs in St James's Park are paying off during a recent visit to GMTV. The lift was broken, so...
The Staggers
01 April 2010
The election will be on 6 May, but your correspondent has discovered that the Prime Minister briefly considered other...
The Staggers
25 March 2010
Brown gets cuddly
Politics
18 March 2010
Under pressure
UK Politics
15 March 2010
Gordon Brown may be a lapel-grabber, pen-stubber and Nokia-thrower - allegedly - but Oop North, where Labour people are...

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