Archive of 13 September 2013
Rachel Reeves refutes accusations of being boring by taking offence and demanding a full written apology. Grant Shapps got into some scraps. Over attacks about the bedroom tax.
This week some shockers appeared from nowhere, bubbling up from the Westminster news swamp. And emitting a thoroughly unpleasant smell.
The public's suspicion of benefit 'scroungers' seems to be fading - potentially giving critics of the coalition's welfare reforms a louder voice in the debate.
The gateway to global influence is right on our doorstep.
Is the characterisation of the Greens as a "watermelon" party - green on the outside, but red in the middle - preventing them from forming a broader coalition of support?