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Wiping out the Lib Dems might have been Cameron’s greatest strategic mistake as Prime Minister

Picture: The apotheosis of the Tory targeting of the Lib Dems at the last general election. Why Cameron might still be PM if the coalition had continued after May 2015. When David Cameron reflects on his earlier than anticipated departure as Prime Minister I wonder if in hindsight he’ll regret his and Sir Lynton’s Crosby […]

Disgraced Dan Rather: Trump 'So Far to the Right,' But Dems Could Have a PR Problem with Lefty Platform

MSNBC just keeps turning to disgraced CBS anchor (and phony document presenter) Dan Rather as a grand expert on modern American political history. On Monday night’s All In, host Chris Hayes bowed to Rather’s very long career (in liberal bias). Show More Summary

I Agree with Nick!

Nick Clegg is being hailed as 'Mystic Clegg' for his amazingly prescient comments on what a vote for Brexit might bring. "A naïve and dangerous fantasy" sums up what the former Lib Dem leader had to say at a pro-EU rally in Edinburgh...Show More Summary

Every Picture Tells a Story (26/05/116)

I watched some of the recent press conference given by the current chancellor, George Osborne, and his two old sparring partners in the last Westminster Parliament, Labour's Ed Balls and the Lib Dems Vince Cable. The event was hosted...Show More Summary

Broken Record

Lib Dem leader Willie Rennie did the nation a big favour yesterday by calling on Alex Salmond to put his monstrous ego to one side and stop campaigning in the great EU referendum. For weeks now Mr Salmond has been calling for a moreShow More Summary

Every Picture Tells a Story

I watched some of the recent press conference given by the current chancellor, George Osborne, and his two old sparring partners in the last Westminster Parliament, Labour's Ed Balls and the Lib Dems Vince Cable. The event was hosted...Show More Summary

Pants to Politics

The SNP is getting a terrible press over the sexual shenanigans of two senior Westminster MPs which is only fair, I suppose, given the pasting handed out to Labour, Conservative and Lib Dem politicians over the years. The political journalist...Show More Summary

Tim Farron: How The Lib Dems Are Fighting Back

2 months agoNews : Newsweek: US

It’s been a week since the U.K’s local election frenzy and the Westminster bubble has already gone back to the usual grind of who is up, who is down and what new outlandish statement can be conjured in the Brexit debate. But the result...Show More Summary

Odd Welsh vote means the election clock is ticking, unless someone eats humble pie…

2 months agoNews : Slugger O'Toole

What a mess. In a vote in the Senedd (Welsh Assembly) for First Minister this week, the Welsh Tories and UKIP pulled a nice wee stunt when they decided to vote for Leanne Woods of Plaid for First Minister. With the sole Lib Dem AM siding with Labour’s Carwyn Jones  that left everything tied at more...

Have you changed your political allegiance?

2 months agoNews : Guardian News Blog

We’re looking for people who are planning to vote for a different party in the next election. Perhaps you’ve gone from Labour to Green, or Lib Dem to Ukip. If so, we want to hear from you Are you thinking about voting Ukip, because you’ve...Show More Summary

Super Thursday 2016 : 24 hours until polls close

Some of the more choice local by-elections being held tomorrow Tormohun on Torbay (Con defence) Main Election: Mayoral Referendum Result of council at last election (2015): Con 25, Lib Dem 7, Ind 3, UKIP 1 (Con majority of 14) Result of ward at last election (2015): Emboldened denotes elected Liberal Democrats 1,304, 1,067, 933 (25%) […]

Cameron can do to the Eurosceptic right in the EURef what he did to Miliband’s LAB and Clegg’s Lib Dems

This is about the total destruction of Dave’s opponents I was very struck last night by the Twreet from politics academic Professor Glen O’Hara on the first week of the referendum campaign. Cam + Osbo play high pressure game, high up the pitch. Put oppo under pressure, force them to make mistakes. That's what's happening […]

Super Thursday 2016 : Two Weeks to Go

A preview of the London Assembly Elections and the Northern Ireland Assembly Elections London Assembly Result of last election (2012): Lab 12, Con 9, Green 2, Lib Dem 2 (Hung Assembly, Lab short by 1) Result of votes at last election (2012): Constituency Votes Lab 42% (8 seats), Con 33% (6 seats), Lib Dem 9%, […]

The Lib Dem mayoral candidate explained how she'll make it cheaper for people to go to work in the early morning

Caroline Pidgeon, the Liberal Democrat candidate to be mayor of London, is trailing her main rivals Sadiq Khan and Zac Goldsmith by a large margin: a recent ComRes poll has Pidgeon on 7% while Labour's Sadiq Khan is on 44% and the Conservative Zac Goldsmith is on 37%. Show More Summary

Cameron 'Taking Eye Off the Ball' - Lib Dem Leader Tells Sputnik

The leader of Britain's Liberal Democrats, Tim Farron, has told Sputnik that UK Prime Minister David Cameron is spending so much of his time focused on the Brexit debate his government has "taken its eye off the ball" and is failing to tackle several crises back home.

The Tories are very lucky the Lib Dems didn’t accept George Osborne’s coupon deal

Embed from Getty Images British politics today might have been very different if the Lib Dems had accepted Osborne’s deal The Mail on Sunday are serialising the memoirs of David Laws, the former Liberal Democrat cabinet minister, in it he reveals that The Tories secretly tried to form a 2015 Election pact with the Lib […]

Tonight’s local by-elections – a CON defence in Theresa May’s constituency and a LD one in Tim Farron’s

Kendal, Strickland and Fell (Lib Dem defence) on Cumbria Result of council at last election (2013): Labour 35, Conservatives 26, Liberal Democrat 16, Independents 7 (No Overall Control, Labour short by 8) Result of ward at last election (2013): Liberal Democrat 980 (52%), Labour 506 (27%), Conservative 191 (10%), United Kingdom Independence Party 186 (10%), […]

Why Marco Rubio is like the Liberal Democrats

Nate Silver has written a very interesting comment on the problems faced by American Presidential hopeful Marco Rubio on the FiveThirtyEight site. It made me think about the similarities between the senator and the Lib Dems. I’m notShow More Summary

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