The Great Debate UK

from The Great Debate:

An American in London gets almost nostalgic for a two-party system

By Paul Ingrassia
April 7, 2015

Men discuss politics at the Marquis of Granby pub in Westminster, during the leaders election television debate, in London

Men discuss politics at the Marquis of Granby pub in Westminster, during the leaders election television debate, in London, April 2, 2015. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls

Cameron tasked with changing Brits’ expectations

May 12, 2010

– Mark Kobayashi-Hillary is the author of several books, including ‘Who Moved my Job?’ and ‘Global Services: Moving to a Level Playing Field’. The opinions expressed are his own –

Full-time results: they all lost the election

May 8, 2010

Laurence Copeland is a professor of finance at Cardiff University Business School and a co-author of “Verdict on the Crash” published by the Institute of Economic Affairs. The opinions expressed are his own. -

Eerie calm before Britain’s election

May 5, 2010

– James Saft is a Reuters columnist. The opinions expressed are his own –

Breaking up banks is no silver bullet

By Hugo Dixon
May 4, 2010

– Hugo Dixon is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own –

from Matt Falloon:

Brown soldiers on

May 1, 2010

If a car slams into a bus stop just yards away as you launch a last-ditch election offensive, you might be forgiven for thinking that the gods are
not on your side.

Gordon Brown is in serious trouble today

April 28, 2010

- Mark Kobayashi-Hillary is the author of several books, including ‘Who Moved my Job?’ and ‘Global Services: Moving to a Level Playing Field’. He is participating in the Reuters Election 2010 politics live blog during the leaders’ debates and on election night. The opinions expressed are his own. -

Election reality that dare not speak its name

April 27, 2010

– Neil Collins is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own –

from UK News:

Will a hung parliament create a serious hangover for British business?

April 26, 2010

parliamentElection day is fast approaching and with the poll gap narrowing between the Conservatives and Labour, there is a very real probability that the UK will end up with a hung parliament. For the first time since 1974, the UK may be left without clear political leadership.

Tight UK election is bad news for bankers

April 21, 2010

– Peter Thal Larsen is aBRITAIN/ Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own –