Vince demands Labour comes clean on Northern Rock

by Stephen Tall on November 20, 2007

Acting Lib Dem leader Vince Cable has today been piling the pressure on Labour, launching a campaign to demand Gordon Brown tells the British taxpayer how much money has been loaned to Northern Rock, and when it will be paid (…)

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Government loses 25m records – would you trust them with ID cards?

by Stephen Tall on November 20, 2007

Is there a Richter scale for cock-ups? If so, the Government has just been hit by at least a Factor 9: Alistair Darling has blamed mistakes by junior officials at HM Revenue and Customs after details of 25 million child (…)

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Labour slashes £1bn from overseas aid budget

by Stephen Tall on November 20, 2007

That’s the rather shameful story which Lib Dem overseas development spokeswoman Lynne Featherstone has uncovered – and, what’s worse, the Government has hidden this budget cut from view. You can read Lynne’s blog article in full here, but here’s the (…)

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Who are your favourite (and least favourite) non-Lib Dem bloggers

by Stephen Tall on November 20, 2007

A new poll is coming to LDV: who are your favourite, and least favourite, non-Lib Dem bloggers. Nominations are now open, so please feel free to use the comments thread. (Self-nomination is allowed, Iain.) There’s still chance, by the way, (…)

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