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Peter Lilley Fails to Declare Little List of Energy Interests

Number 10 policy board adviser Peter Lilley regularly bigs up big oil in speeches to parliament, bemoaning climate change laws that “require us to replace cheap fossil fuels with energy sources that are at least twice as expensive and less reliable… 136 more words


where, oh where, is a politics of joined-up humanity?

We’ve had the concept of joined-up government before.  As often is (sadly) the case, professional practitioners of politics tend to view the world via the tools they use – in this case, governance – to exert their control over what happens. 678 more words

Thinking Time

Modernisers will be responsible when Tories lose again

Over the last couple of weeks a number of members of the political and media elites have taken to attacking Ukip and their leader Nigel Farage. 234 more words


Cameron's morality resigns after being declared bankrupt


The prime minister’s morality has resigned after reports that it had been declared bankrupt as long as 5 years ago.

A Conservative spokesman said that Mr Cameron’s morality had resigned after the Mail on Sunday reported that an investigation by Number 10 revealed it had been made bankrupt in 2010. 182 more words


Lib Dems get tough with Tories by planning to get flipping annoyed about something


The Liberal Democrats have warned their Conservative Party coalition partners that they are planning to get tough with them before the next election by telling them to their faces that they’re really quite annoyed about something. 288 more words


Life Is A Minestrone, Politics is a collapsed souffle

It didn’t even take a week. A mere four days for the chinks to appear. A new record for the No Campaign.

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Tory campaign strategist made one of the 'most homophobic ads in American history'

(not satire – it’s the Tories!)

Much has been written in the last couple of days about Labour’s new election campaign guru US election strategist David Axelrod… 102 more words