Chancellor offers greater powers to cities that agree to be governed by a directly elected mayor
Under new Conservative Cabinet, Queen's Speech is likely to focus on employment and childcare
Should George Osborne really be invoking foreign investment bankers in support of a Tory victory?
Ed Miliband says he would scrap the non-dom status that has become 'a symbol of tax avoidance' in the UK
Labour puts the ball in Tories’ court: will they do anything about wealthy foreigners evading tax?
Home Rule for Scotland while the Tories run England? Yes, but look at the numbers
Not one but two Machiavellian plots uncovered: Miliband was led into the VAT trap, it transpires
Major study shows voters underwhelmed by Tory record: they don’t even see the party as being more ‘competent’
Observer jumps the gun with suggestion of Budget boost – all other polls show Labour still ahead
Labour attacks funding of local causes in marginal seats where coalition MPs are trying to save their bacon