Who’s up, who’s down? How party members rate the performances of leading Lib Dems

by Stephen Tall on July 1, 2012

Lib Dem Voice has polled our members-only forum to discover what Lib Dem members think of various political issues, the Coalition, and the performance of key party figures. Some 560 party members responded, and we’re publishing the full results. Today we focus on the performances of the leading lights of the Liberal Democrats — those of our […]

What Lib Dem members think of the Coalition & its record

by Stephen Tall on July 1, 2012

Lib Dem Voice has polled our members-only forum to discover what Lib Dem members think of various political issues, the Coalition, and the performance of key party figures. Some 560 party members responded, and we’re publishing the full results. 80% of Lib Dem members support the Coalition Do you support or oppose the Lib Dems being in […]

The state of Britain: cause for some optimistic pessimism

by Stephen Tall on July 1, 2012

David Rennie has been the pen behind the pseudonymous Bagehot column, which appears weekly in The Economist, since 2010. During that time he has been deservedly recognised as the most acute commentator, bar none, writing on British politics. Not that I’ve always agreed with him, not least his indulgence of hoary old cliches with which […]