Lord Eames, chairman of the Leader's group on the code of conduct, outlines how he hopes to rescue the reputation of parliament's upper house.
For hundreds of years Britain's noble lords were trusted to abide by the concept of "honour". The expenses scandal means those days are now over.
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Gordon Brown's political skin is now so gnarled by years of adversity even a U-turn doesn't seem to faze him.
Keep up to date with politics.co.uk's minute-by-minute coverage of David Cameron's monthly press conference.
Analysis: Too many hypotheticals
Anti-fascist protesters gathered outside the BBC yesterday to prevent the entrance of Nick Griffin, British National party (BNP) leader from getting onto Question Time.
Opinion was intensely polarised when Nick Griffin, leader of the BNP, took his seat on the show's panel. Today, it remains exactly the same.
Read the BNP leader's comments to journalists in full, in which he accuses the BNP of bias, asks to do another Question Time, and says London is not part of Britain.
Britain will go through a second consecutive week of postal strikes this week.
Keep track of developments as BNP leader Nick Griffin appears on Question Time, with politics.co.uk's live coverage.
MPs Laura Moffatt, Norman Lamb and Mike Gapes give their views on whether the BBC is right to let BNP leader Nick Griffin appear on Question Time.
Labour MP Mike Gapes accuses the BBC Trust of being pusillanimous over the BNP's Question Time appearance.
Sketch: No votes, but lots of power
Nick Griffin got exposed, but he also got exposure.
Follow our live coverage as Gordon Brown and David Cameron go head-to-head in the Commons.
Cameron and Brown used their best tricks on each other this week, but both came across a little primitive.
The leaked BNP membership list gives outsiders a much-improved insight into where the far-right party draws its support from.
The leaders of Britain's three main political parties dared to appear together in public today, but their ears said more about them than their words.
Michael Martin, robed in ermine, giving his supporters a friendly thumbs-up: it's an image that will stick in the memory for some time. For most MPs, it's an image that will stick in the throat.
The current high-profile victims of letters from Sir Thomas Legg.
Parliament has returned, and with it, so has the expenses scandal.
As Chloe entered, Jacqui bowed out. The Smiths summed up their parties' fortunes after 12 years of Labour government.