Stephen Bush is special correspondent at the New Statesman. His daily briefing, Morning Call, provides a quick and essential guide to domestic and global politics.
To understand the 2017 result, you need to understand the 2015 one.
The Chancellor of the Exchequer's blunder confirmed an old fear about the Conservative Party.
Theresa May's handling of the talks has left a considerable dent in the Tory reputation for competence.
"I used to think that what I believed to be right was also popular."
A little-noticed announcement in the Queen's Speech means more than you think.
Labour didn't win the election, but their forward advance has dragged the government to the left.
The government's programme has echoes of Jim Callaghan's last Queen's Speech.
The party has her, and the Conservatives, over a barrel.
The early triggering of Article 50 and Labour's surge have weakened the Conservatives' position.
Some thoughts on what I missed, and what'll change in elections to come.
The Zombie PM
The doomed premiership of Theresa May