Labour claims to be concerned about what they call “voter suppression.” They should sort out their own Party.
Posts Tagged: Local Elections (general)
Parvez Akhtar: The Conservatives will need to campaign hard to retain the Mayoralty of the West Midlands
The region is still strong Labour territory. We must ensure that Andy Street is at the opening ceremony of the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham in 2022.
We made savings which allowed us to create news teams. These work with all schools to spread tested practices to support good mental wellbeing.
Holly Whitbread: The experience of doorstep campaigning for the Conservatives has dramatically improved
We are canvassing with clear messages which are resonating. Local membership is growing, activists far are more engaged and proud to pound the streets.
If we are to win a majority in Parliament at the next General Election it is critical that we win the women’s vote.
We also need more focus on homelessness and rough sleeping to ensure it becomes a cleaner and greener town.
In 2011, we only had a couple of councillors. Now we lead it. Labour’s complacency has given us the chance to grow.
Pleasure flights from Solent Airport are proving a lucrative source of income for our local authority.
The way our Council meetings are presided over makes Speaker Bercow look impartial.
Even in “safe seats” a culture of knock-every-door campaigning is needed. That was the lesson from the local elections.
Paul James: I’m proud of what we achieving in Gloucester. But more incentives are needed for new housing.
The New Homes Bonus must not be eroded, and the constraints on small urban local authorities should be recognised.
Labour’s extremism in our district is visible through endless motions that have no local relevance.
Living in a world which can seem so provocative, emotive, and opinionated, I want to focus on the politics of inclusion rather than of division.
Yet more triumphs for clusters of independents. Essex Man may have lost enthusiasm for the Conservative Party but not for Conservative principles.
The doorstep conversations were taking 15 or sometimes 20 minutes. This was absolutely necessary. We had to rebuild trust.