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Same sex marriage bill: how peers voted by party

by Stephen Tall on June 5, 2013

We reported last night the historic decision of the House of Lords to approve the second reading of the Same Sex Marriage Bill by a hefty majority. 73 Lib Dem peers voted against Lord Dear’s wrecking amendment. And if you were wondering about the breakdown across the parties — how many of each voted for […]

And so the media conference meme – Lib Dem leadership faces revolt – begins…

by Stephen Tall on September 4, 2010

The Independent this morning reports: Nick Clegg is facing a growing grassroots revolt as Liberal Democrat councillors quit the party in protest at the decision to form the Coalition with the Conservatives. This follows the news that three Lib Dem councillors in Cheshire have resigned, apparently in protest at the cuts being introduced by the […]