A key problem for Farron’s party is that Labour is competitive among young people – many of whom have not forgiven it for tuition fees.
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John Glen: Grammar Schools. If you back streaming within schools, why oppose streaming between them?
Their opponents often deploy arguments that are simply out of date.
Not just in terms of personnel, but in terms of age.
And the Liberal Democrats are grossly over-represented in the Lords. So no Lord Cable of Bushy Park, please, and no Lord Davey of Bentalls.
At our Post-Election Conference, UKIP’s only MP was put on the spot, and others were applauded as they outlined great things which can now be achieved.
The traditional function of the third party in British politics has been to sweep up the protest vote, thus protecting the parties of power
“I notice that Standard and Poor is expressing quite serious worries on that front.”
“We’re very pleased about the way this has been priced and valued. The whole purpose of this exercise is to think long term.”
I wrote yesterday about the fundamental division within the Lib Dems between the Liberals and the SDP: “Any political… Read more »
By Mark WallaceFollow Mark on Twitter. Readers may recognise the two faces above. One is an ancient, grumpy and rather self-centred creature… Read more »
By Mark WallaceFollow Mark on Twitter. Most of the focus on the Spending Review has been on the practicalities, rather than on… Read more »
By Peter HoskinFollow Peter on Twitter Here at ConHome, we’ve tended to mention the areas of political overlap between Labour and… Read more »
JP Floru is a Westminster Councillor, Senior Research Fellow of the Adam Smith Institute and writer of Heavens on Earth: How to Create… Read more »
By Peter HoskinFollow Peter on Twitter For any Kremlinologists among us, Lord Adonis’s new book and his interview with today’s Guardian… Read more »
By Tim MontgomerieFollow Tim on Twitter In an interview with the House Magazine Vince Cable has attacked Theresa May's ambition… Read more »