Read my posts about the upper chamber in Parliament, the House of Lords.


How does David Cameron charm the Liberal Democrats?

This week’s falling out between the coalition partners over Lords reform leaves David Cameron with two tricky problems to mull over the summer. … Read the full post »


Three cheers for Ed Miliband

I doubted he would do it, but I was wrong: Labour to impose three line whip on Labour MPs to support Lords reform — norman smith (@BBCNormanS) June 26, 2012 Its understood David Blunkett and "substantial number" of Labour MPs to defy Ed Miliband over Lords reform and vote against it — norman smith (@BBCNormanS) … Read the full post »