Continuing our series on the key contests in each region and nation.
Posts Tagged: Liberal Democrats
Why spend money on grammars, rather than dealing with school overcrowding? And why back Trident rather than the Navy’s conventional fleet?
Continuing our ConservativeHome series, which will run each Monday during the election campaign, on the key contests in each region.
The ‘progressive alliance’ is one of the left’s favourite myths – but the idea that Tory and UKIP votes are interchangeable is folly also.
But is he still a Party member, as Jenny Tonge was allowed to be after losing the whip?
David Ward. Jenny Tonge. Time and again the Lib Dems fail to stamp out anti-semitism in their ranks.
In 2014 we asked “What does David Ward have to do to get kicked out of the Lib Dems?” Three years on, he has been reselected as a candidate for Farron’s party.
Continuing our ConservativeHome series on the key contests in each region or nation.
Of course taxes will be lower than under Corbyn. The question is whether they’ll be higher than they are now (already high).
Gimson’s election diary: Eastbourne – the referendum result suggests the Tories will hold on. But it’s not nearly that simple.
In this, the tightest blue-yellow, many more people mentioned, with approbation, the Liberal Democrat candidate than referred to the EU.
Graeme Archer: Farron proclaimed his Christian beliefs. So he can’t complain if he’s quizzed about them.
He doesn’t think homosexuality is normal, and so the canary, down in the LibDem coal-mine, starts singing its querulous warning. It’s a canary he’s trying to strangle.
We open a ConservativeHome series, which will run each Monday during the election campaign, on the key contests in each region
The more likely Tory voters see headline figures like these, the less likely they are to turn out to vote.
These are the threats that keep Labour MPs up at night.
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.
His great achievement two years ago was to sever the head off the Liberal Democrat snake – and most of the body too. Now he must defang it again.