Vince Cable nails Labour’s crass and inaccurate attacks on Lib Dems’ support for the minimum wage

by Stephen Tall on January 15, 2014

Sometimes you’ll hear Labour folk claim, with absolute certainty, that the Lib Dems opposed the introduction of the minimum wage in 1998. They’re wrong, as a glance at the voting record shows not a single Lib Dem MP voted against and 26 voted in favour. Today Labour’s shadow secretary of state for Work and Pensions, […]

My recommended reading for today January 15, 2014

by Stephen Tall on January 15, 2014

Here’s today’s hand-picked selection that caught my interest… Why are charitable resources not targeted where they are most needed? | John Mohan | Society | The Guardian “Why are charitable resources not targeted where most needed?” > http://bit.ly/1cnUZny (Always the (…)

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And the winner of our Liberal Voice of the Year award is… Edward Snowden

by Stephen Tall on January 15, 2014

It’s a fortnight since we launched our search for the Liberal Voice of the Year with the aim of finding the individual or group which has had the biggest liberal impact in the past 12 months. This is LibDemVoice’s seventh such annual award, and as is our tradition, we looked beyond the ranks of the […]