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Imperial measurements? What’s really on the government agenda
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Imperial measurements? What’s really on the government agenda

While Boris Johnson floats ideas about imperial measurements and Irish sea bridges, families across the UK are at risk of falling into poverty

Alarming things cabinet ministers have said in the past about their new briefs
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Alarming things cabinet ministers have said in the past about their new briefs

Boris Johnson reportedly tried to move on blunder-prone politicians in this week’s cabinet reshuffle. But the new secretaries of state are no strangers to gaffes

Only 30 MPs turn up to debate cutting universal credit
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Only 30 MPs turn up to debate cutting universal credit

When Labour forced a vote on the universal credit cut, it was the culmination of a furious year-long campaign to keep the £20-per-week. But few MPs were there to hear the argument

Housing secretary Robert Jenrick sacked in cabinet reshuffle
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Housing secretary Robert Jenrick sacked in cabinet reshuffle

MPs vote to scrap universal credit cut as Tories abstain
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MPs vote to scrap universal credit cut as Tories abstain

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Why doesn’t Britain have a high street voucher scheme like Northern Ireland?
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Why doesn’t Britain have a high street voucher scheme like Northern Ireland?

Can giving power to the people rebuild trust in politics?
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Can giving power to the people rebuild trust in politics?

More than 70 MPs back motion to stop ministers lying in parliament
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More than 70 MPs back motion to stop ministers lying in parliament

Voter ID bill slammed as ‘a paywall to the ballot box’
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Voter ID bill slammed as ‘a paywall to the ballot box’

‘Tax millionaires like me to fund social care reforms’ says ex-City trader
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‘Tax millionaires like me to fund social care reforms’ says ex-City trader

Scotland is getting a new commissioner to look out for future generations
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Scotland is getting a new commissioner to look out for future generations

Afghanistan: Dominic Raab repeatedly refuses to say when he went on holiday
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Afghanistan: Dominic Raab repeatedly refuses to say when he went on holiday

This is what it’s like to spend 13 years battling for refugee status
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This is what it’s like to spend 13 years battling for refugee status

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Petition to make lying in parliament illegal could get MPs’ debate
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Petition to make lying in parliament illegal could get MPs’ debate

The legacy of Dr David Livingstone: Problematic, I presume?
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The legacy of Dr David Livingstone: Problematic, I presume?

Benedict Cumberbatch: ‘We created the migrant crisis’
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Benedict Cumberbatch: ‘We created the migrant crisis’

Viral video showing Boris Johnson misleading parliament reaches 30m views
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Viral video showing Boris Johnson misleading parliament reaches 30m views

At least 1 in 7 Tory MPs oppose universal credit cut amid growing backlash
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At least 1 in 7 Tory MPs oppose universal credit cut amid growing backlash

Keir Starmer accused of jobs ‘hypocrisy’ as 90 staff face redundancy
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Keir Starmer accused of jobs ‘hypocrisy’ as 90 staff face redundancy

NHS and the Tories: A decade of pay disputes
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NHS and the Tories: A decade of pay disputes

Gloria Steinem and the ‘long, long, long’ feminist revolution
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Gloria Steinem and the ‘long, long, long’ feminist revolution

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Policing bill: MPs vote for ‘draconian’ protest laws after Commons clash
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Policing bill: MPs vote for ‘draconian’ protest laws after Commons clash

Boris Johnson warned against misleading parliament over UK poverty record
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Boris Johnson warned against misleading parliament over UK poverty record

Settled status deadline risks ‘Windrush-type tragedy’
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Settled status deadline risks ‘Windrush-type tragedy’

What is the Future Generations Bill?
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What is the Future Generations Bill?

Two-thirds of UK voters want more long-term thinking from politicians
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Two-thirds of UK voters want more long-term thinking from politicians

Big Issue founder’s Future Generations Bill returns to the House of Lords
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Big Issue founder’s Future Generations Bill returns to the House of Lords

EU workers departing ‘will leave UK industries in total crisis’
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EU workers departing ‘will leave UK industries in total crisis’

EU citizens risk losing jobs and homes as July deadline looms
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EU citizens risk losing jobs and homes as July deadline looms

UK businesses facing ‘perfect summer storm’ without support
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UK businesses facing ‘perfect summer storm’ without support

Tired of MPs giving briefings to the nation? Here’s how you can make your own
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Tired of MPs giving briefings to the nation? Here’s how you can make your own

Johnson is ‘gifting multinationals £131m a week’, says Labour
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Johnson is ‘gifting multinationals £131m a week’, says Labour

Video exposing Boris Johnson’s ‘lies’ to Parliament hits 20 million views
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Video exposing Boris Johnson’s ‘lies’ to Parliament hits 20 million views