What are the options for the Chancellor to cut spend & maintain quality public services?
In this report, we look at how seven national parliaments across Europe – from countries inside and outside the EU – scrutinise EU legislation.
Who can tell you what makes the difference between being a really effective member of a select committee and simply making up the numbers?
The research in this report examines the relationship between select committee inquiries and their impact on government during the last parliament.
This paper is published to accompany our report, Select Committees Under Scrutiny: The impact of parliamentary committee inquiries on government.
The UK once had a highly majoritarian political system, with power alternating between two dominant parties. The vote share of the two large parties has declined dramatically – 35% is now regarded as a winning rather than a losing vote share.
Operating under a hung Parliament, and considering early decisions on Whitehall structures and appointments.