Posts Tagged “bernard jenkin”

Lib Dems should have had no part in ‘Knights of the Long Knives’ reshuffle honours

by Stephen Tall on September 5, 2012

Nick Harvey’s had a tough week. On Tuesday his ministerial career was brought to an abrupt and surprising halt when Nick Clegg told him he was ‘trading’ his post of armed forces minister for a Lib Dem foothold in another department. The North Devon MP has been a victim of his own success. So shrewdly […]

CentreForum’s ‘Liberal Hero of the Week’ #12 – Bernard Jenkin MP (PS: he’s also our Liberal Villain #2)

by Stephen Tall on August 31, 2012

Welcome to the twelfth in our series — Liberal Hero of the Week — as chosen by Stephen Tall, Co-Editor of Liberal Democrat Voice, and Research Associate at CentreForum.  The aim is simple enough: to showcase public figures who help promote the four liberal tenets identified in The Orange Book: economic, personal, political and social liberalism. […]