Pollwatch Day 23 #GE2010 – Lib Dems at 26-31% in today’s polls

by Stephen Tall on April 28, 2010

Three national opinion polls published tonight:

YouGov in the Sun … CON 34%(+1), LAB 27%(-2), LIB DEM 31%(+3)
Harris in Metro … CON 32%(-2), LAB 25%(-1), LIB DEM 30%(+1)
ComRes for ITV/ITN … CON 36%(+3), LAB 29%(nc), LDEM 26%(-3)

The ComRes poll, though the last officially to be published, was the first I heard about (under embargo) – it’s […]

Peter Tatchell: Greens should vote Lib Dem to unseat Labour and Tories

by Stephen Tall on April 28, 2010

Pink News reports that LDV’s Liberal Voice of the Year Peter Tatchell has urged Green supporters to vote tactically for the Lib Dems where Nick Clegg’s party is best placed to unseat Labour or Tories:
Former Green Party candidate and gay rights activist Peter Tatchell has called for Green supporters to vote for the Liberal Democrats […]

LDVideo: Paxman and Boulton slug it out

by Stephen Tall on April 28, 2010

Here’s two rather different perspectives of our esteemed Fourth Estate in action. One shows a journalist who’s done his homework, and gets increasingly fed up with the refusal of a politician to deal in honest facts. The other shows a journalist who’s failed to do his homework, and gets increasingly frustrated with the persistence of […]