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Charles Walker, Chair of the Procedure Committee, delivered the most memorable speech of an hour-long debate to oust Speaker Bercow.
Today's headlines hide the most important, and least reassuring, fact in yesterday’s Budget.
Like the US housing crisis, the rise of the SNP is an ‘out-of-sample’ event. It’s unclear how forecasters should react.
The SNP lead are set to win more than 50 of Scotland’s 59 seats, including Charles Kennedy’s and possibly even Jim Murphy’s.
The cast of Channel 4’s hit show talk politics.
Three new forecasts published today reiterate how similar predictions are for this election – and that a hung parliament appears to be an inevitability.
The Lib Dems are polling more strongly than public polls suggest. They could hold onto as many as 35 seats in May.
Ashcroft polls show Ukip are competitive in three seats where the Tories won by big majorities in 2010.
It’s only news if you’ve compared lone polls to all the others, compare it to that pollster’s past and know each firm’s outliers.
On Thursday Nigel Farage kicked off Ukip’s general election campaign in surreal surroundings.