Now some of these MPs may have been ill, or absent, or abroad. But how many were slipped with the connivance of the system?
The Prime Minister completes the mini-reshuffle she started last week. Will she now give the new appointees a chance to grow into the role?
We need to inspire young people into these careers if we are to deliver our ambitious infrastructure agenda and the industrial strategy.
Seema Kennedy becomes the Prime Minister’s second PPS. Brexiteer Kwasi Kwarteng is PPS to Philip Hammond. And much, much more.
We open a ConservativeHome series, which will run each Monday during the election campaign, on the key contests in each region
On the surface, this intake looks different from those that have preceded it – and is in some respects. But beneath it, this is in many ways a very traditional Tory group.
Some backbenchers are unhappy that people who already have a job as a PPS have been allowed to stand.
We continue our post-match inspection of our battleground profiles with the Liberal Democrat graveyard of the South West.