Nick shows an alternative way to get a swing to the Liberals…

by Stephen Tall on June 29, 2013

File this story under one of two categories, according to taste: ‘How did we miss this at the time?’ or ‘Why are you even bothering to tell us now?’ Here at LibDemVoice we try and keep you up-to-date with all Lib Dem affairs. And speaking of affairs… according to the Daily Telegraph of 11th June […]

A longer read for the weekend: Tim Leunig on how to increase airport capacity in the UK

by Stephen Tall on June 29, 2013

Congratulations to Tim Leunig — these days a senior adviser in the Department for Education, but until recently chief economist at the CentreForum think-tank — whose report Bigger and quieter: the right answer for aviation was the winner this week of the economic and financial category at Prospect Magazine’s Think Tank of the Year Awards […]

My recommended reading for today June 29, 2013

by Stephen Tall on June 29, 2013

Here’s today’s hand-picked selection that caught my interest… Liberal Democrat Voice Me @libdemvoice on the advantages of Ed Miliband “doing a John Smith” and push for an early EU in/out referendum http://bit.ly/17s4LFG Liberal Democrat Voice Interesting take @LibDemVoice on what (…)

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Will Ed Miliband “do a John Smith” and push for an early EU in/out referendum? There are advantages, y’know…

by Stephen Tall on June 29, 2013

Could Labour be about to “do a John Smith” to the Tories over the timing of an in/out referendum on the UK’s membership of the European Union? In the 1990s, Labour wrought havoc on the fourth-term Tory government by (cynically) teaming up with the right-wing ‘Maastricht rebels’ to inflict damaging Commons defeats on their common […]