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Unlock Democracy has published new research confirming majority public support for plans to introduce elections to the House of Lords.
The development agency Progressio has responded factually to a critical House of Lords Economics Committee Report on UK Aid and its future.
The government has lost a record eighth vote in the House of Lords over its plans to severely cut and restructure the British welfare system.
The Children's Society has issued a statement following the government's latest Lords defeat, on cuts effecting disabled children, in the Welfare Reform Bill.
Lobbying of MPs is set to intensify in the next 18 hours, after the government suffered a seventh humiliating defeat on its controversial Welfare Reform Bill.
Crossbenchers and others in the House of Lords will seek one more time to amend the Welfare Reform Bill to prevent a reduction in the money paid to disabled children.
Charities, NGOs, poverty, disability and faith groups across Britain are lobbying MPs to vote for significant changes to the Welfare Reform Bill
A bishop has asked questions in the House of Lords about tax avoidance by multinational corporations.
A series of further amendments to the Welfare Reform Bill are being discussed at the end of the WRB report stage in the House of Lords today.
The two key amendments are as follows:
The government has been desperately lobbying behind the scenes to try to avoid further defeats on its controversial welfare bill in the Lords today.