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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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At the final Prime Minister’s Questions of 2015 both the P.M. and Jeremy Corbyn wished everyone a happy Christmas and Cameron repeated his view... More

A quiet revolution is happening in British government and politics. Hitherto our political system has been one of the most centralised in the... More

Wednesday 2nd December 2015 is a date worth remembering. The House of Commons voted 309 to 211 to authorise air strikes against Daesh, the so-called... More

The challenge every Chancellor faces is finding the right balance between wise management of the economy and meeting the expectations of the... More

Britain has an ageing population. The proportion of people aged 65 or over increased from 15% in 1985 to 17% in 2010 and is projected to reach... More

David Cameron promised in the last Parliament that if the Conservative Party were re-elected with a majority in 2015, there would be a referendum... More

If current trends continue, half of British children born this week will see the breakdown of their parent’s relationship before they are 16.... More

Energy policy does not grab the headlines like the economy, education and the NHS but it is just as important as they are. No-one wants the lights... More

On Thursday the House of Commons debated a motion on 'English Votes for English Laws' (EVEL). This was a response to the 'West Lothian Question',... More

In the last year, Britain became one of the few countries that met the United Nation’s target of ring fencing 0.7% of gross national income (GNI)... More