How to win the argument for Lords reform
The case for reform of the Upper Chamber must be rooted in a vision of an uncorrupt, open, democratic politics fit...
Mayors for all major English cities? A democratic argument
In May, England's largest cities will be asked whether or not they want directly-elected Mayors. This is an...
Called to account: why Hodge is right on civil service scrutiny
This week Margaret Hodge called for greater accountability of senior civil servants responsible for the execution of...
AV is suited to the modern British voter
The Alternative Voting system is best suited to modern Britain, says a new IPPR report. Voters today are less...
A hung parliament will provoke a constitutional crisis over England
England has not been an issue in the UK election and it did not figure in the leaders debates. But it could explode...
MPs' attitudes to the English question