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Politics Today

Premier's political editor, Martyn Eden, looks at what is happening in the corridors of power through a Christian perspective.

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Two challenging questions have been posed in politics this week. First, whose job is it to feed the hungry in Britain? An all-party group of... More

On Wednesday the Chancellor delivered his last Autumn Statement before next May’s general election. The purpose of the Statement is to report... More

A major change in the British Constitution is happening today. The Smith Commission on devolution of powers to the Scottish Parliament go a long... More

British politics is on the brink of major change. The 2010 election gave us a coalition government and 2015 is likely to do so again. The Conservatives... More

How important is your right to privacy? A number of instances of privacy breaches have come to light recently. On Tuesday the Justice Secretary... More

If you’re in the Greater Manchester area this won’t be news to you. The region is to have its own directly elected Mayor with powers over transport,... More

Where do you stand on Britain’s membership of the European Union? Your opinion will affect how you respond to David Cameron’s current dilemma.... More

How well do you know your MP? Do you trust her or him to represent you in Parliament? These were key questions in Tuesday’s debate on the recall... More

Are you still feeling the pinch even though our economy is growing faster than those of other developed countries? Unemployment has fallen faster... More

Are you one of the 58% who, according to a recent poll, consider the Liberal Democrats irrelevant? Only 8% said they will vote Lib Dem next May,... More