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  1. Reckless by name...? Reckless by name...?

      Now here's a strange thing. The Treasury has decided to publish Mark Reckless's formal resig... Read on...

  2. A Benn. Again.
  3. Rochester and Screwed?
  4. Dave backs Theresa
  5. Return of the Asquiths

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  1. In chaos and confusion of Fiona Woolf resignation we let the abused down | Yvette Cooper | Daily Mirror
  2. Ministers high on their war on drugs need a speedy cure | Simon Jenkins | The Guardian
  3. (£)Shh . . . lots of top people believe in drug reform | Hugo Rifkind | The Times
  4. Ed Miliband's bungee jumpers will leave it late | Dan Hodges | The Daily Telegraph
  5. Scottish Labour: how the mighty are fallen | Diane Abbott | The Guardian
  6. (£)U-turn if you want to – it’s a sign of progress | Matthew Parris | The Times
  7. How to beat UKIP, Dave? Give us a vote on the EU NEXT year | Simon Heffer | The Daily Mail
  8. So, why is there such an explosion of violence across the Middle East? | Robert Fisk | The Independent
  9. Corruption is not the problem with British aid | Rob Crilly | The Daily Telegraph
  10. Let’s meet London’s housing need | Sadiq Khan | LabourList

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  1. Whatever it is, I fear the Moldovans... Whatever it is, I fear the Moldovans...

        “Sunlight is the best disinfectant”, David Cameron said once, and the Government has today... Read on...

  2. Wild, wild West
  3. Move over Dave! Top Tory hopeful James Cracknell is also stumped by the F word (and so is his wife, apparently...)
  4. The PM and the 'jogger'
  5. Gove's dog-whistle politics

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