Lib Dem Voice comments policy for internal party elections

by Stephen Tall on September 17, 2010

A site housekeeping notice follows… Liberal Democrat Voice is an independent website, and therefore is not bound by the rules governing the party’s selections. However, we are happy voluntarily to operate our editorial policy in the spirit of selection rules adopted by the party. Where those rules ban endorsements generally any comments that would infringe […]

Of future coalitions and political alignments

by Stephen Tall on September 17, 2010

Three quick links to must-read articles this past week, all with compelling arguments to make: The Cameroons already thinking the unthinkable (Bagehot, The Economist) Tory MP Nick Boles’ naively sincere suggestion the Tories and Lib Dems will band together at (…)

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FT interview: Immigrant cap hits economy, says Cable

by Stephen Tall on September 17, 2010

Vince Cable, Lib Dem secretary of state for business, skills and innovation, has made plain his views on the Coalition Government’s official policy of an immigration cap. In an interview with the Financial Times, Dr Cable states: “A lot of damage is being done to British industry,” the business secretary told the Financial Times on […]

New LDV members survey now live: your views on Lib Dem elections, Trident, and the Labour leadership contest

by Stephen Tall on September 17, 2010

The new LDV members’ survey is now live. So if you are one of the 1,000+ registered members of the Liberal Democrat Voice forum – and any paid-up party member is welcome to join – then you now have the opportunity to make your views known. We’ll be undertaking a full post-conference survey in a […]

@stephentall’s weekly Twitter updates for 2010-09-17

by Stephen Tall on September 17, 2010

Is @paulwaugh the new Justin Bieber? (Congrats, obvs.) # Ooh, I see the @libdemvoice Team tweets are now appearing on the homepage. Will now have to be non-sweary and grown-up. # Have just ordered Stephen Fry's new autobiog. Helps make (…)

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