Andrew Grice has been Political Editor of The Independent since 1998. He was previously Political Editor of The Sunday Times, where he worked for 10 years, and he has been a Westminster-based journalist since 1982. His column, Inside Politics, appears in The Independent each Saturday.
07 November 2013 12:01 AM
Nick Clegg will today accuse David Cameron of abandoning the green agenda he once championed as he claims the Liberal Democrats are now the only mainstream party that gives priority to the environment.
The reason Labour's lead is shrinking? It's losing battle to keep hold of voters gained from Lib Dems after formation of Coalition
06 November 2013 07:00 PM
The Independent 'poll of polls' suggests 'lost' supporters are mainly switching to Green Party or Ukip
06 November 2013 06:30 PM
The Government may bring in a new law to prevent "industrial intimidation" following the bitter dispute at the Grangemouth petrochemicals plant in Scotland, David Cameron said today.
06 November 2013 06:28 PM
Senior Tory Pritchard is under investigation by Commons standards committee
05 November 2013 07:18 PM
Climbdown viewed as ‘humiliating’ after MPs claimed vested interests were being let off the hook
05 November 2013 06:00 PM
Conservative MPs have urged George Osborne to impose a windfall tax on the water companies amid growing claims that they are profiteering at their customers’ expense.
05 November 2013 12:00 AM
A tougher crackdown on lobbying than that planned by the Government is needed to help restore public trust in politics, the anti-sleaze watchdog will warn in a report published today.
04 November 2013 06:19 PM
PM rejects that he is playing politics and assures them he can win 'Yes' vote
Baroness Stowell: ‘Women want to know we can benefit the widest range of people, from all backgrounds’
27 October 2013 06:38 PM
A working-class Tory in the flat-cap reshuffle, Baroness Stowell tells Andrew Grice she still has to pinch herself after rising from the secretarial floor to the House of Lords
25 October 2013 07:30 PM
The Blackburn MP will be 69 by then and says he has decided to leave Parliament because he did not want to push his luck
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