Lords reform & Coalition reboot: a Twitter conversation with Tim Montgomerie

by Stephen Tall on July 13, 2012

Twitter does many things brilliantly. But allow quick and easy piecing together of conversations after anything more than a few days has elapsed? Not so much. So here’s the exchange Tim Montgomerie and I have had this week, via Storify, (…)

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CentreForum’s ‘Liberal Hero of the Week’ #5 – Andrea Leadsom

by Stephen Tall on July 13, 2012

Welcome to the fifth in our series here on CentreForum’s blog — Liberal Hero of the Week — as chosen by Stephen Tall, Co-Editor of Liberal Democrat Voice, and Research Associate at CentreForum.  The aim is simple enough: to showcase public figures who help promote the four liberal tenets identified in The Orange Book: economic, personal, […]

The Orange Book & its impact on the Lib Dems, 8 years on – my report back from last night’s IEA event

by Stephen Tall on July 13, 2012

Last night, the IEA held a fascinating debate looking at the impact the infamous The Orange Book — edited by David Laws and Paul Marshall, with contributions from many of the newest / brightest / most economically liberal MPs — (…)

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