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Labour’s Digital Government Review should kickstart delivery of the digital state

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This digital transition is going to be uncomfortable for many of us.

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It’s time we had a bit of devo-max in London

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The case for slackening central government’s overbearing stranglehold on political decision-making is overwhelming.

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There was much to welcome in Miliband’s devolution announcement

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Localism has to mean allowing communities to decide their own structures.

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Labour needs a distinctive and radical offer for England

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As the party looks to respond to the referendum at party conference, Labour needs a distinctive and radical offer that delivers for England.

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Better government needs people, not politicians, at the centre

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Britons need better government, argues Steve Reed MP. And only the politics of empowerment can bring this about.

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What would radical decentralisation look like?

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Much needs to be done to end the irresistible pull of London.

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Britain’s councillors: old, white, wealthy…hard-working?

Councillors are older, working longer and are more educated than in the past, according to a new survey.

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Give power to cities to transform the energy market

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Giving cities more power can help provide an alternative to the big energy companies.

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The battle for the best cities policy intensifies ahead of 2015 – but can anyone deliver?

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Ed Miliband must show that he can succeed where so many before him have struggled.

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How Labour can win a mandate for change

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The spending squeeze will be dramatic and tough, requiring a very different governing strategy for Labour.

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