“It’s not the policy, it’s the pledge.” Ed Miliband joins the tuition fees U-turn Clegg club

by Stephen Tall on February 20, 2015

“It’s not the crime, it’s the cover-up” originated with Watergate. There’s a British political equivalent now: “It’s not the policy, it’s the pledge”. First, it applied to the Lib Dems. My party’s infamous U-turn on fees has bedevilled Nick Clegg (…)

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My must-reads this week February 20, 2015

by Stephen Tall on February 20, 2015

Here’s some of the articles that have caught my attention this week… Lib Dems will prove to be the great survivors | The Times Odd that a Blairite (Philip Collins) more ‘proalition’ btwn LDs/Con than an Orange Book LD like (…)

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