Danny Alexander

Danny Alexander 'likely to lose' to SNP
Danny Alexander
In Brief

Danny Alexander 'likely to lose' to SNP

Surge of Scottish Nationalist support may unseat Chief Secretary to the Treasury Danny Alexander
8 May 2015
Final nail in the coffin of Tory-Lib Dem coalition?
Columnist Don Brind
In Depth

Final nail in the coffin of Tory-Lib Dem coalition?

New polling shows Clegg could lose Sheffield seat - with a little help from Ronnie O’Sullivan
30 Apr 2015
Lib Dems claim Tories trying to 'con' public over cuts
Danny Alexander Liberal Democrat MP
In Brief

Lib Dems claim Tories trying to 'con' public over cuts

Danny Alexander leaks what he claims are 'secret' Conservative plans for £8bn of welfare cuts
30 Apr 2015
Two-faced Danny: top Lib Dem puts the knife into Osborne
The Mole
In Depth

Two-faced Danny: top Lib Dem puts the knife into Osborne

Yesterday, it was ‘a Lib Dem Budget’… today he’s pushing a ‘fairer way’ to deal with UK deficit
19 Mar 2015
Labour and Lib Dem bigwigs on the high road to disaster
Columnist Don Brind
In Depth

Labour and Lib Dem bigwigs on the high road to disaster

Danny Alexander and Douglas Alexander will be toppled while Alex Salmond gets an easy ride, says new polling
4 Feb 2015
Cuts what cuts? Police chief needs extra cash to fight IS
The Mole
In Depth

Cuts what cuts? Police chief needs extra cash to fight IS

Exclusive: Met Commissioner needs more officers to combat increased threat on London streets
8 Dec 2014
Flood defences: £2.3bn fund will protect 300,000 homes
 In February this year people walked in flood water in Moorland on the Somerset Levels
In Brief

Flood defences: £2.3bn fund will protect 300,000 homes

Labour says government flooding investment is just a re-announcement of funding confirmed last year
2 Dec 2014

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David Cameron's big tax pledge: was he too clever by half?
Don Brind
In Depth

David Cameron's big tax pledge: was he too clever by half?

Stealing Lib Dem tax policy may have been a mistake: Cameron needs Clegg to win back 'switchers'
2 Oct 2014
Scottish independence: UK party leaders pledge new powers
David Cameron in Aberdeen
In Brief

Scottish independence: UK party leaders pledge new powers

Cameron promises he 'won't be here forever' but warns that leaving the UK will be a 'painful divorce'
16 Sep 2014
What 'national minority' status will mean for Cornwall
Cornish flag
In Depth

What 'national minority' status will mean for Cornwall

The UK will recognise Cornish people as a minority group – but what does that mean in practice?
24 Apr 2014
40p tax trap revelation takes shine off Osborne's Budget
Mole
In Depth

40p tax trap revelation takes shine off Osborne's Budget

And Cameron's message to Boris via James Corden will wipe the smiles off the Osborne-for-leader gang
21 Mar 2014
'Witch-hunt' forces ministers to own up to foreign cleaners
Mole
In Depth

'Witch-hunt' forces ministers to own up to foreign cleaners

'Are you employing - or have you ever employed - a foreign cleaner?' It's the new 'McCarthy' question
10 Mar 2014
THE MOLE: Osborne leaves the 'Eds' floundering
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In Depth

THE MOLE: Osborne leaves the 'Eds' floundering

Clever politics by the chancellor leaves Labour's two Eds in a bind over spending cuts
24 Jun 2013
THE MOLE: Lib Dems on run in Brighton
Mole
In Depth

THE MOLE: Lib Dems on run in Brighton

After Vince Cable runs from reporters in Victoria Street, watch him fly down the Brighton promenade
8 Mar 2013
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Friday 13 Apr 2012
Daily Briefing

Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Friday 13 Apr 2012

13 Apr 2012