Ed Miliband has called for councils to have more power to stop new betting shops and payday lenders being opened. The good news is, there’s already a tool that can make this happen.
We've had a fairly good response to our "Empowering Cornwall" campaign so far, but we need to keep the pressure up.
We're delighted to announce that Southwark Council have pledged to use the Sustainable Communities Act.
The Political and Constitutional Reform Committee's call for a constitutional convention, with immediate priority given to exploring the options for English devolution, should be welcomed.
In our poll questions about diversity, we found very significant differences in opinion between men and women.
In this month’s tracker poll we asked you about the House of Lords. The responses suggest that many of our supporters want reform of the House of Lords, especially an end to peers being able to work for companies as lobbyists.
This month's tracker poll results.
The lack of female involvement in UK politics is a particularly visible example of how the system fails to represent people more widely.
Overall, it appears we got the balance right in our tracker poll questions. These are the issues which people felt we should have included.