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Despite his progressive positions in many areas, David Cameron is bidding to become the most identifiably upper-class Prime Minister for more than 40 years.

A small cloud on David Cameron’s horizon

Despite his progressive positions in many areas, David Cameron is bidding to become the most identifiably upper-class Prime Minister for more than 40 years.

When you compare what the British general public think are acceptable costs to run a home with the MP expenses for their second home, it's no surprise that MPs are seen as money-grubbing.

Why the public finds any MP expense frivolous

When you compare what the British general public think are acceptable costs to run a home with the MP expenses for their second home, it's no surprise that MPs are seen as money-grubbing.

The <a href="http://www.crikey.com.au/topic/mp-expenses-scandal/">British MP expenses scandal</a> is finally costing the MPs actual dough, with PM Gordon Brown forking out £12,000 in retrospective expenses.

Brown gets slapped with £12,000 bill

The British MP expenses scandal is finally costing the MPs actual dough, with PM Gordon Brown forking out £12,000 in retrospective expenses.

Foreign observers shy away -- with good cause -- from the US's creaky, dysfunctional electoral process. But the British example serves to remind us that primaries are also well-known in Europe.

A Tory experiment worth studying

Foreign observers shy away -- with good cause -- from the US's creaky, dysfunctional electoral process. But the British example serves to remind us that primaries are also well-known in Europe.

With public trust in politicians at an all-time low, being an incumbent MP in Britain will be a huge liability in the next election, says <b>Michael Brown</b>.

British MPs should be quaking in their boots

With public trust in politicians at an all-time low, being an incumbent MP in Britain will be a huge liability in the next election, says Michael Brown.

Politicians are using the <em>News of the World</em> phone-hacking scandal as a chance to hit back at journalists for the MP expenses scandal. Not so fast, says <em>The Times</em>.

Sour grapes threaten legitimate investigative journalism

Politicians are using the News of the World phone-hacking scandal as a chance to hit back at journalists for the MP expenses scandal. Not so fast, says The Times.

The expenses scandal said a lot, but the BBC has more with this podcast detailing political group think, justifying bad behaviour in Britain's ruling class.

PODCAST: Have British MPs lost touch?

The expenses scandal said a lot, but the BBC has more with this podcast detailing political group think, justifying bad behaviour in Britain's ruling class.

The Queen's composer, Sir Peter Maxwell Davies, is writing a comic opera about the MPs' expenses scandal that "outraged"him. And yes, it may feature duck houses and moats.

MP expenses the Musical!

The Queen's composer, Sir Peter Maxwell Davies, is writing a comic opera about the MPs' expenses scandal that "outraged"him. And yes, it may feature duck houses and moats.

Almost 20,000 have answered <a href="http://mps-expenses.guardian.co.uk/"><em>The Guardian</em></a>'s call for a hand to sort through the 457,153 pages of British MP expense claims.

Guardian harnesses people power for MP expenses investigation

Almost 20,000 have answered The Guardian's call for a hand to sort through the 457,153 pages of British MP expense claims.

Millions in MPs' expenses claims were published online yesterday. <a href="http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/politics/article6530018.ece">Everything</a> from a 39p paper clip to £147.50 for silk business cards.

UK MP expenses published online

Millions in MPs' expenses claims were published online yesterday. Everything from a 39p paper clip to £147.50 for silk business cards.

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