It may not look like it, but the Lib Dems do matter

It may not look like it, but the Lib Dems do matter

by Kevin Maguire / 02 Jul 2015

As Nick Clegg wanders around Westminster like a zombie, it's time for the Liberal Democrats to climb off their death bed

Time for a new serving of porridge?

Time for a new serving of porridge?

by Max Chambers / 22 May 2013

Current figures show our prison systems are failing those most at risk of re-offending, says Max Chambers. It’s time for a new serving of porridge

Are we making good progress on building more homes?

Are we making good progress on building more homes?

by Clive Betts MP and Don Foster MP / 20 May 2013

Our new-build programme has stalled, says Clive Betts MP, while Don Foster MP dons hard-hatted optimism about Cameron’s construction plans

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Some last words from the left on Thatcher

Some last words from the left on Thatcher

by Dan Hodges / 08 May 2013

Even for some in Labour, the former PM has changed from being a distant, mythical figure to one of unique leadership

Craig Woodhouse on a small outpost of Britain

Craig Woodhouse on a small outpost of Britain

by Craig Woodhouse / 24 Apr 2013

The Sun's political correspondent takes us with him on a visit to the Falklands

Binge drinking - think responsibly

Binge drinking - think responsibly

by Jonathan Birdwell / 10 Apr 2013

Parenting doesn’t come with an instruction manual, but maybe it’s time it did, says Jonathan Birdwell, arguing that our binge drinking problem begins at home

Felicity Parkes: Political ambition is overrated

Felicity Parkes: Political ambition is overrated

by Felicity Parkes / 03 Apr 2013

Is your MP the hare or the tortoise when it comes to political ambition? Remember who won the race…

Who polices the policy?

Who polices the policy?

by Dan Hodges / 18 Mar 2013

As Labour takes its first tentative steps into policy proposals, where is the wider strategy to underpin them?

Confessions of a press gallery chairman

Confessions of a press gallery chairman

by Christopher Hope / 15 Mar 2013

The Daily Telegraph's Christopher Hope reveals all about chairing the parliamentary press gallery - and why he's had trouble persuading Labour figures to attend its lunches

Why being eurosceptic may not pay off

Why being eurosceptic may not pay off

by Andrew Hawkins / 20 Feb 2013

Andrew Hawkins examines the field as battle lines are drawn over Europe. Could a non-referendum be Cameron’s Waterloo?

Should our aid budget still be ring-fenced?

Should our aid budget still be ring-fenced?

by Rushanara Ali MP v Gerald Howarth MP / 18 Feb 2013

Yes, says Rushanara Ali MP, it is a moral issue and smart diplomacy. No, counters Gerald Howarth MP, a robust military capability is far more important

Time to speak-easy?

by Charlie Critchell / 28 Jan 2013

Charlie Critchell explains why you need more than a degree in today’s job market

How ready is the PM for 2015?

How ready is the PM for 2015?

by George Pascoe-Watson / 18 Jan 2013

With mere months to go, in political terms, David Cameron already has his strategy laid out for 2015

Winning words: the power of the slogan

Winning words: the power of the slogan

by Dan Hodges / 17 Jan 2013

What’s in a name? Or to be more precise, what’s in a slogan? Forget the manifesto: the right lines will win you the election

Do EU policies still serve our economic interests?

Do EU policies still serve our economic interests?

by Mary Honeyball MEP and Michael Fabricant MP / 17 Jan 2013

Mary Honeyball MEP warns against the dangers of ‘single market-lite’, but Michael Fabricant MP believes our economy is too different from those of other member states

Felicity Parkes on MPs' New Year's resolutions

Felicity Parkes on MPs' New Year's resolutions

by Felicity Parkes / 14 Dec 2012

Christmas and New Year are all about traditions and good intentions. Made to last? You be the judge...

How left-wing austerity could work

How left-wing austerity could work

by Andrew Harrop / 13 Dec 2012

Andrew Harrop reveals that a new commission will examine how a left-wing government can operate in a time of austerity

What do by-elections tell us?

What do by-elections tell us?

by Andrew Hawkins / 10 Dec 2012

Homegrown values: Andrew Hawkins discusses the importance of by-elections

Time for Ed to stand and deliver

Time for Ed to stand and deliver

by Dan Hodges / 10 Dec 2012

Ed Miliband strengthened his position in 2012. He now needs to work out how to become the alternative PM

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