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Posts Tagged: General Election 2015
The charges relate to the 2015 General Election campaign in South Thanet.
Lord Ashcroft: My election model’s probabilities currently suggest a potential Conservative majority of 142
Plus, we now present the different potential outcomes in each seat on a variety of turnouts.
Over the last year, I’ve set out a number of policy ideas designed to appeal to lower middle class voters. Here are some of them.
Election expenses hashtag crusaders should have studied the facts before trying to trash MPs’ reputations
The letter of the law, and a previous case study, cautioned against implying an allegation was equal to guilt. But they ignored it.
Sunder Katwala: Will the Conservatives have more ethnic minority MPs than Labour after this election?
The Tories are making gradual rather than spectacular progress on ethnic diversity – as the party’s class of 2017 looks set to prove.
Gender, race and sexuality dominated the early phases of Tory modernisation. The Prime Minister is now scaling the most challenging peak: class.
If the parties support campaigners appropriately, then there will be good to be gained from this election.
Our staff do an amazing job whether they are based in London or locally. Their jobs are suddenly on the line in a way they hadn’t expected the day before.
They could even tie with Labour. If they build in their 2015 success (and learn from their 2016 disappointment) more seats are definitely within reach.
No action on Mercer’s election expenses, which accidentally omitted £80 of wooden stakes and printing
It’s a reminder that the law requires rather more than a Twitter hashtag campaign as proof of wrongdoing.
Tim Bale: A Conservative secret weapon at the last election – the non-members who worked for victory
Even if each of them who did anything at all did far less than paid up members, the sum of their individual efforts was at least as great and probably greater.
Well, it’s been quite a week, hasn’t it?
Many parliamentarians feel that CCHQ has hung them out to dry by being slow to take responsibility for its errors.
Interview: David Burrowes, occasional rebel, constant Christian – and a backbench force to be reckoned with
The MP for Enfield Southgate helped to sink tax credit and Sunday Trading changes – and now has eye on the Government’s housing benefit plans for young people.