Vince: Labour and Tory plans “would drive public finances into the ground”

by Stephen Tall on April 1, 2010

The Tories’ pledged this week to reverse Labour’s National Insurance tax rises by increasing the UK deficit. Today Labour’s Lord Mandelson accused the Tories – seemingly without a trace of irony – of “peddling deception”.
The Lib Dems’ shadow chancellor Vince Cable is having no truck with the Labservative approach:

Labour and the Tories are as bad […]

LDV doesn’t do statporn, but if we did (March ‘10)

by Stephen Tall on April 1, 2010

… We’d say a big thank you to the 58,552 ‘absolute unique visitors’* who read Liberal Democrat Voice in March.
That’s a huge 77% increase on our Feb. ‘10 figure of c.34,000, and we are up some 125% on the equivalent figure for March ‘09 of c.26,000.
This brings our absolute unique visitor readership for the last […]

I’m 74% Lib Dem. Which is a relief.

by Stephen Tall on April 1, 2010

Have you tried out www.VoteMatch.org.uk to see which political party best fits your views? My Lib Dem Voice co-editor Mark Pack reviews the site here on LDV, and gives it the thumbs-up (though he’s yet to declare his own score (…)

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Howard Dean backs Nick Clegg as next PM

by Stephen Tall on April 1, 2010

And no, this is not an April Fool joke, for those of a mischievous mindset – the former Democratic Presidential hopeful and former chairman of the Democratic National Committee has publicly stated he thinks the Lib Dems could win the election. Here’s how the BBC reports it:
Lib Dem leader Nick Clegg could be the surprise […]