A reply to Dan Hodges: why it’s not surprising some Tories aren’t bothered about winning in 2015

by Stephen Tall on March 29, 2013

The Telegraph’s token Labour blogger Dan Hodges has a typically punchy post today – Do the Tories actually want to win in 2015? – highlighting the fatalism of some Tory MPs who think victory next time is possible but not worth it: Hardly worth it? What, just managing to scrape a win at the next […]

Today’s Link-Love: March 29, 2013

by Stephen Tall on March 29, 2013

Here’s today’s hand-picked selection that caught my interest… "The end of the NHS as we know it"? A guide to the Health and Social Care Act | Full Fact FullFact’s guide to the NHS Bill » “The end of the (…)

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Liberal Hero of the Week #33: Bishop of Dudley, David Walker

by Stephen Tall on March 29, 2013

Liberal Hero of the Week is chosen by Stephen Tall, Co-Editor of Liberal Democrat Voice, and Research Associate at CentreForum. The series showcases those who promote any of the four liberal tenets identified in The Orange Book — economic, personal, political and social liberalism — regardless of party affiliation and from beyond Westminster. If they stick up […]

Revealed: What Lib Dem members think of Ed Miliband and David Cameron

by Stephen Tall on March 29, 2013

Lib Dem Voice polled our members-only forum recently to discover what Lib Dem members think of various political issues, the Coalition, and the performance of key party figures. Some 650 party members have responded, and we’re publishing the full results. Miliband edges ahead of Cameron among Lib Dems (though ratings of both decline) We’ve been asking […]