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.
22 May 2013
Trouble at t’Labour mill since Andy Burnham called for the outlawing of zero-hours contracts. These put workers...
08 May 2013
The dead hand of Tory HQ is a running joke in Conservative circles. In the run-up to the local elections, the Prime...
02 May 2013
Plus: Eric Pickles's image problem.
24 April 2013
Galloway v Skinner.
15 April 2013
Plus: how to whip MPs.
28 March 2013
Just why does Bob Crow give Ed Miliband's office the heebie-jeebies?
21 March 2013
Tristram Hunt, the man about town, suave historian and Labour MP for the Potteries, is evidently considered worth three...
14 March 2013
Farage still harbours hopes of securing the Sun King's blessing.
07 March 2013
Plus Davids Walliams and Miliband get pally.
28 February 2013
Privately met Douglas Alexander.
22 February 2013
The Chancellor dabbled in astrology during his student days, it turns out.
14 February 2013
Plus a guest appearance from the bicycling baronet.
07 February 2013
Jeremy Hunt v the BBC.
31 January 2013
Kevin Maguire's "Commons Confidential" column.
24 January 2013
The Southend seat of the Tory time-server David Amess is 200 miles from Cardiff, 300 miles from Belfast and 350 miles...