Where were they to condemn these bad ideas before May?
The party built itself up by being all things to all people, and was undone by power. Will it make the same mistake again?
It was Balls who assisted in devising the Five Tests – and all the rest of the shamanistic show that was devised to keep Britain well and truly out.
He has been exposed “to the added level of pressure that comes with being a leadership candidate. I have not found it to be a comfortable experience.”
I know you don’t want to hear from your opponents right now, but it would be really lovely if you could grant me a few requests.
Two pieces of bad news for Labour: Lord Sugar quits the party, and Chris Leslie becomes Shadow Chancellor
Apparently the Apprentice boss sees no chance of the Opposition ditching its anti-business stance.
Most MPs find Parliament a reminder that they are just a new sentence in a thousand-year story. But not Chuka.
Thursday again proved that Labour cannot win from the left. But the voters who once made up their winning coalition are now deeply at odds with each other.
It’s Blue Labour that’s entitled to say: “I told you so.”
Labour voters in Douglas Alexander’s seat are furious at being treated as “a second-class nation” and “bullied” during the referendum.
Many decent people on the left are horrified by such behaviour. But they are far from defeating the many others who think it’s legitimate.
His recruitment by Ed Miliband will deter more voters than it attracts.
Len McCluskey sent a “personal message of support” to a rally in support of the corrupt former Mayor.
They have never understood rural issues, and they still don’t.
Having built the benefits trap, they have fought every reform required to dismantle it.