The threat posed by Scottish Nationalists to the Union has had the beneficial consequence of reinvigorating the Scottish Conservatives.
Posts Tagged: Ed Miliband MP
His recruitment by Ed Miliband will deter more voters than it attracts.
If the Conservatives have won more votes and seats, and their Commons support looks bigger than Labour’s, it would be a counsel of despair to hand over to Miliband.
Reasons to be Tory 11) More new jobs than the rest of the EU combined. More full-time jobs. More private-sector jobs. More British jobs…
Record employment is the jewel in the crown of this Government’s five-year term.
The Labour leader has commissioned an eight foot limestone monument to his own manifesto, to be erected in Downing Street. No, really.
If the Conservatives win more seats but Labour gains office, over half of party members think Cameron should remain Party leader
57 per cent think that he should stay and 43 per cent that he should go in such circumstances. No significant change since last month.
Len McCluskey sent a “personal message of support” to a rally in support of the corrupt former Mayor.
Listen out for the murmur of disbelief from the Question Time audience.
The Prime Minister brandished that Liam Byrne note. Miliband’s weaknesses on the economy and the SNP showed up. But more floaters broke for Clegg than for either.
Plus: The CCHQ charm school. Disgraceful Livingstone. Untruthful Clegg. Nasty Russell Brand. Where I’ll be on election night. And: Advice to candidates for the count.
Stephen Crabb MP: Our values are at the heart of our Conservative campaign here in Wales – perhaps more so than in England
Written deep in the Welsh psyche is a strong sense of social justice which existed long before socialism. Welsh Conservatives campaign with a sense of it too.
Even if Cameron has given a little glimpse of his inner Netanyahu, Miliband displays all the pragmatism of Salvador Allende.
Plus: This week’s focus groups in Glasgow, Paisley and Edinburgh; and who would play whom in Nicola Sturgeon: The Movie?
The Union’s election postcard reads like a Labour/SNP press release. And we have an appearance from Sam West (Alleyn’s, Lady Margaret Hall Oxford, Socialist Alliance).
Based on recent polls and allowing for a bit of slippage here and there, here’s the worst that could happen.