Observer Opinium politics polls. 'Budget bounce' takes Tories ahead of Labour with three-point poll lead. Positive impact of George Osborne's pre-election budget reflected in latest Opinium/Observer poll as Labour falls by two points.
Nicholas Watt Chief political correspondent. Friday 20 March ... There are fears that Cameron's position could be in grave peril at a post-election meeting of the 1922 Committee, which has been brought forward to the Monday after polling day on 7 May, if the Tories fail to get a healthy lead over Labour in the Commons. All sides agree .... weaknesses.