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Week in Review: Johnson's clown-car government is veering us off the road

This what happens when you hand the keys to a blithering clown.

Facing the anger: Time for politicians to be straight with voters.

Sometimes you need to tell voters they're wrong

It's time politicians started being straight with voters over mistaken beliefs.

Each winter at least 10,000 people in the UK die due to a cold home.

This heating scheme saves lives - now the govt needs to commit to extending it

The little-known Warm Home Discount provides protection for people who otherwise may not be able to heat their home. But it runs out in March next year.

Lording it over us: Peers' expenses free-for-all continues

Lording it over us: Peers' expenses free-for-all continues

New evidence of expenses claims make it clear that a new scandal is on the way unless the chamber is urgently reformed.

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Rebecca Long-Bailey should be the next Labour leader

This Labour leadership election ought to be a battle for ideas and how we challenge a political and financial establishment that has had the system rigged in their favour for far too long.

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How government departments are using Twitter video

Find out which government department produces the most popular videos on Twitter.


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The English planning system is under review. This video explains the issues and loopholes that lie in the current (and proposed) planning policy. It describes how we’d like to shape it to work for local people and the countryside, rather than to profit developers. Find out more at www.cpre.org.uk/planningforpeople

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