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The Waugh Room!

RSS News, gossip and insight from PoliticsHome Editor Paul Waugh

Nicky Morgan, 'Cabinet Minister' (For 30 Mins)

Nicky Morgan is highly rated by Dave and George (not least for her Treasury Qs performances of late) and it's no surprise she was promoted today. But it seems a whole raft of women's and equalities controversies could...

Excess Recess?

MPs get very indignant whenever anyone dares to suggest that Commons recess breaks are somehow a 'holiday'. They all say they do invaluable work in their constituencies etc etc and don't jet off for jolly trips in the su...

Brought to Book?

Much to the chagrin of the MoJ, the 'prisoner books ban' story keeps rumbling on. Days after claims that the Incentives and Earned Privileges (IEP) scheme could face a legal challenge, Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy is to...

Vermin, Ermine, Gone?

The Lords has a chance to make a little bit of history today with the final hurdle for the Dan Byles bill, implementing limited but important reforms on evicting errant peers and retirement schemes. Dan has written for P...

Waugh Room Memo, March 27

Technical gremlins mean the Waugh Room Memo probably hasn't hit all of your inboxes this morning. Below is the essential preview of what's happening in Westminster today.  As it happens, now and again, I put up a publ...

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