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
28 February 2008
MPs thinking of selling their kids into slavery or planning a bank heist as the poor diddums struggle on £61,820 plus...
UK Politics
21 February 2008
Northern Crock isn't the only problem gnawing away at Alistair "Nobody's" Darling now that mice infest the Treasury as...
UK Politics
14 February 2008
Wife swapping is the name of the game, swinging the new earner. A snitch of unimpeachable integrity, a distinguished...
UK Politics
07 February 2008
Shifting alliances in Camp Cameron are causing upheaval. The wheels are wobbling on Druggie Dave's friendship with his...
UK Politics
31 January 2008
The Supreme Leader's warm embrace of Blairites isn't reciprocated on the factory floor. As Uncle Gordie was promoting...
Politics
24 January 2008
Supreme Leader's brush with death, as a stricken BA jumbo gliding over his armoured convoy will forever be known,...
UK Politics
17 January 2008
A masterful hedging of bets, Welsh-style, on the fate of permatanned Hain the Vain over the messy business of all that...
Politics
10 January 2008
The Talibrown's hiring of the City PR whizz Stephen Carter to put the fizz back into his premiership prompted the beery...
Politics
03 January 2008
The only cabinet minister sufficiently wealthy to employ a butler is displaying symptoms of what a Westminster...
UK Politics
13 December 2007
1 Declaring he's proud to be posh, David Cameron organises a summer reunion of the Bullingdon Club. Proudly posing in...
UK Politics
06 December 2007
To St Stephen's Constitutional Club, to slump in the front row at the latest Boy David prime ministerial-style news...
Politics
29 November 2007
Nursing bruised ribs and a hurt ego is Euro minister Jim Murphy, left grimacing by an uncomfortable encounter with the...
UK Politics
22 November 2007
Tearoom talk is of a spooky offer from the Bassetlaw boy John Mann. The terrier-like Labour MP has just qualified as a...
UK Politics
15 November 2007
The Father of the Nation is on a party offensive to cheer up the glum troops. Gordon Brown tipped up at wee Dougie...
UK Politics
08 November 2007
He's back. The Samuel Peep-Hole of new Labour is advising another premier. Yes, Alastair Campbell is offering pearls of...

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