15 December 2017

The Liaison Committee is finally up and running and will question the Prime Minister on Wednesday. Dr Hannah White argues that the committee needs to up its game and increase the impact of all select committees.

22 November 2017

In the Budget, the Chancellor gave money to Brexit, the NHS and housing. Bronwen Maddox looks at how the announcements stack up, saying he cannot afford to be this generous for long.

02 November 2017

The way harassment is dealt with in Whitehall has changed significantly in the last 30 years – particularly the culture that said you just had to put up with it, says Dr Catherine Haddon.

04 October 2017

While the policies announced in the Prime Minister's speech today present a coherent vision, they offer piecemeal answers to big problems, argues Bronwen Maddox.

27 September 2017

As the 2017 Labour Party Conference draws to a close, Bronwen Maddox looks at how the party can do Brexit and implement a radical agenda at the same time.

15 September 2017

The Government continues to receive criticism for its manoeuvres to control debate and scrutiny in the House of Commons. Dr Catherine Haddon argues that such battles also show the opportunities parliamentarians have to assert themselves.

08 September 2017

Emma Norris tracks the state of key policies and legislation as Parliament returns. 

31 July 2017

International evidence – and the scale of the challenges facing Britain – mean that the UK minority government is unlikely to last a full term, argues Professor Jonathan Boston of Victoria University in Wellington in this guest blog.

13 July 2017

Aron Cheung tells you all you need to know about the chairs of the new House of Commons select committees in six charts.

13 July 2017

Seven MPs will take the helm of a select committee for the first time. Hannah White offers them five pieces of advice on how to make an impact.

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