Clegg opens up his “fairly thick Black Book” of Lib Dem plans blocked by the Tories – but is it enough?

by Stephen Tall on December 16, 2013

Last week, David Cameron revealed he’s keeping a “little black book” of Tory ideas he’s desperate to implement which have been thwarted by the Lib Dems. This prompted an impressively swift imagining by Lib Dem HQ of what that black book might contain – you can read it here. It also prompted Lib Dem blogger […]

Nick Clegg reminder to drawbridge-up Tories on immigration: “We are an open economy”

by Stephen Tall on December 16, 2013

It’s good to have the old Nick Clegg back today. You know the one I mean: the liberal leader willing to stick up for the free movement of people and take on the anti-immigration populists. Occasionally that Nick goes missing in action, such as when he advocated security bonds for immigrants from ‘high-risk’ countries entering […]

My recommended reading for today December 16, 2013

by Stephen Tall on December 16, 2013

Here’s today’s hand-picked selection that caught my interest… Have the Greens blown it in Brighton? | Politics | The Guardian Interesting in-depth look at the hipsters’ haven by John Harris > Have the Greens blown it in Brighton? http://bit.ly/1hdrycQ The (…)

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