A curate’s egg of an article – The Guardian asks, “Will the Liberal Democrats survive the coalition?”

by Stephen Tall on June 2, 2010

There’s an interesting in-depth feature in today’s Guardian, focusing on the future prospects for the Lib Dems now the party is in government: Will the Liberal Democrats survive the coalition? (It’s a question I think we’ve all been asking ourselves for the last three weeks). It’s a generally fair and balanced take – highlighting the […]

My personal statporn (just for the record)

by Stephen Tall on June 2, 2010

Though I religiously compile Lib Dem Voice’s monthly statporn – which serves a purpose not only of demonstrating the success of the site thanks to the efforts of very many people, but also encourages more people to contribute – I’ve (…)

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Simon Hughes the choice of 60% of party members to be new Deputy Leader – LDV survey

by Stephen Tall on June 2, 2010

Simon Hughes has emerged as the clear choice as Deputy Leader in a poll of over 450 party members conducted by Lib Dem Voice over the last five days, reports LDV Co-Editor Stephen Tall.

Simon was the choice of 60%, with Tim Farron securing 40% of the vote. However, one-fifth of members abstained, with many expressing their wish that one of the Lib Dems’ female MPs had put themselves forward.

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