Liberal Voice of the Year: have you voted in our poll yet?

by Stephen Tall on January 9, 2013

On New Year’s Day we opened our annual Liberal Voice of the Year poll — our attempt to find the non-Lib Dem who readers of this site think has done the most to advance the cause of liberalism in the past 12 months. Our 10 nominees were chosen by party members through our most recent […]

Today’s Link-Love: January 9, 2013

by Stephen Tall on January 9, 2013

Here’s today’s hand-picked selection that caught my interest… Stephan Shakespeare: The myth of the campaign swing Conservative Home Columnists .@StephanShaxper: “there are only the smallest changes in voting intentions within campaigns” #whyCleggmaniaevaporated Not the Treasury view…: The economic impact (…)

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So, about that Lib Dem wipeout in 2015 then…

by Stephen Tall on January 9, 2013

Ask most commentators about Lib Dem prospects at the next general election and a couple of words are sure to crop up sooner or later: either ‘wipeout’ or ‘annihilation’. I understand why. Look at the opinion polls and the party is bobbing around the 10% mark. Compare that to the 23% we won in 2010, […]