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.
Down-to-earth coffee, anti-semitism in Labour and Javid steels himself.
“Why did Nick Clegg cross the road? Because he said he wouldn’t.”
Plus: Labour wars, sexist bores and Ashcroft's birthday bash.
Menu faces, press gallery places and why you should never get on the wrong side of Michael Dugher.
Corbyn's shoes, SNP blues - and more Trident trouble for Labour.
Why Gove's euroscepticism takes us back to the future. Plus: Zac Goldsmith, Labour plotters and Baroness Stowell's iron fist.
Sadiq Khan's victory, Nicholas Soames' diet and Grant Schapps flogging houses.
Lucy Allan's "threat", Clean for the Queen and the case of the invisible frontbencher.
Dougie Alexander has been working for Bono since being pumelled in Paisley by student Mhairi Black - but what are the U2 star's tax arrangements?
The ongoing reshuffle, more bad news for Simon Danczuk Media Ltd - and is Liam Gallagher a Corbyn fan?
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