My recommended reading for today July 20, 2013

by Stephen Tall on July 20, 2013

Here’s today’s hand-picked selection that caught my interest… www.nytimes.com Interesting…. > Nate Silver of @FiveThirtyEight Blog Is to Join ESPN Staff http://nyti.ms/13rXIvU CentreForum Liberal Hero of the Week #42: Jeremy Browne | CentreForum Blog My @CentreForum Liberal Hero of the (…)

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Lib Dems select Maajid Nawaz as candidate in ultra-close three-way marginal of Hampstead and Kilburn

by Stephen Tall on July 20, 2013

In the 2010 general election, Hampstead and Kilburn was a three-way marginal: Glenda Jackson squeaked back in for Labour by just 42 votes, polling fewer than 900 votes ahead of the third-placed Lib Dems. This week, the local Lib Dems selected the candidate they hope will succeed Ms Jackson when she retires at the next […]

CentreForum Liberal Hero of the Week #42: Jeremy Browne

by Stephen Tall on July 20, 2013

Liberal Hero of the Week (and occasional Villains) is chosen by Stephen Tall, Co-Editor of Liberal Democrat Voice, and Research Associate at CentreForum.  Jeremy Browne Lib Dem home office minister Reason: for stopping minimum alcohol pricing Crime is falling, we’re winning at sport, the sun is shining… and even the Government has got into the […]