Kevin Maguire

Kevin Maguire

Kevin Maguire is associate editor of the Daily Mirror and politics columnist. Our man in the corridors of power.

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BBC Election Debate 2015: Ed Miliband looked positively Prime Ministerial after David Cameron no-show

Mirror columnist Kevin Maguire said the Labour leader's four rivals frequently asked him questions, singling him out as top dog

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Reservoir Dogs of BBC's Challengers' Debate - will Ed's Mr Red beat Mr Purple Farage?

David Cameron's chickened out of the job interview, but tonight's TV debate will still be fascinating. Kevin Maguire looks at the challengers' chances

Liberal Democrats and UKIP demonstrate just why they're not fit to be in Government

Kevin Maguire on Nick Clegg's increasingly calamitous campaign and UKIP's barely disguised brand of extreme Thatcherism

Ukip Leader Nigel Farage speaking during the launch the Party's manifesto at the Thurrock Hotel in Essex.

Beery Nigel Farage poses as a rounded leader but Ukip is still obsessed with immigration

Ukip remains unmistakably a right-wing party full of ex-Tories, funded by former Tories and obsessed with immigration, writes Kevin Maguire

David Cameron, Harry Enfield

Loadsamoney David Cameron is more of a penny pincher than the Hatton Garden heist mob

Shaking a magic money tree to conjure phantom promises is Tory desperation says Kevin Maguire

Prime Minister David Cameron unveils the Conservative party manifesto

David Cameron's nasty manifesto would deepen poverty, inequality and insecurity

Mirror columnist Kevin Maguire thinks David Cameron's deathbed discovery of working people is a bit rich - and not credible

David Cameron and Ed Miliband are the real life Travolta and Cage in Face/Off

Kevin Maguire says David Cameron and Ed Miliband are having a role reversal as Ed’s gaining authority, Dave’s losing it

Ed Miliband

Ed Miliband has the Tories pressing the panic button with bold manifesto launch

Mirror columnist Kevin Maguire says the Labour leader suddenly looks Prime Minister material - which has put David Cameron in a spin

David Cameron turned up at his own local food bank without even a tin of beans

Kevin Maguire visits Witney and discovers that although the Tory PM has an impregnable majority, not everybody is a fan or a member of the privileged horsey set

Labour Party leader Ed Miliband speaks at a joint news conference in Edinburgh, Scotland, April 10, 2015

General Election 2015: Our guide to the 12 key manifesto points

Kevin Maguire looks at the points that ill shape the results of the General Election

Kevin Maguire: If my enemy's enemy is my friend then Cameron owes Nicola Sturgeon a bottle of Glenfiddich

Every seat the SNP leader steals from Labour's Jim Murphy could edge Cameron closer to Downing Street