Top of the Blogs: The Golden Dozen #159

by Stephen Tall on March 8, 2010

Welcome to the Golden Dozen, and our 159th weekly round-up from the Lib Dem blogosphere … Featuring the seven most popular stories according to click-throughs from the Aggregator (28th Feb – 6th Mar 2010), together with a hand-picked quintet, usually courtesy of LibDig, you might otherwise have missed.
Don’t forget, by the way, you can […]

Election appeal – can you make a donation to help these 5 Lib Dem candidates today?

by Stephen Tall on March 8, 2010

The next general election, if it held as widely expected on 6th May, is less than two months away. In which case, there is less than eight weeks for the Lib Dems to work for every vote we can in order to put an end to Gordon Brown’s disastrous Labour Government, and make sure David […]

Nick and Vince: the party’s dual leadership for the election campaign

by Stephen Tall on March 8, 2010

Visitors to the Lib Dem website – www.libdems.org.uk – will notice a new ’splash’ page has recently been put up to greet them. Here’s what it looks like:

It’s worth highlighting for two reasons:
1. The emphasis on fairness and the party’s policy – unique among the three main parties – of cutting income tax for the […]

Nick Clegg accuses Tories of “crude form of blackmail”

by Stephen Tall on March 8, 2010

As the prospect of a hung parliament looms larger, it’s crystal clear the Lib Dem leadership is determined to shoot down early Tory claims that the financial markets will react badly to no one party having an overall majority.
Last month, it was deputy leader Vince Cable – regarded by many voters as the best […]