Archive for Nick Clegg
The Independent reports: Sending a criminal to prison costs more than sending a child to Eton and “we need a better return on our investment” Nick Clegg will say tomorrow. Announcing an extra £7million of Government money to help the rehabilitation of offenders the Deputy Prime Minister will warn that successive Governments have been tough [...]
As Liberty’s email to its supporters today says, “The Snoopers’ Charter is dead” or as Julian Huppert has written over on Lib Dem Voice, I agree with Nick. He’s right to kill the Snoopers’ Charter. Understandably, lots of people are stake a claim to their share of the credit for this outcome, even if Liberty [...]
Here’s the new film from the Liberal Democrats: Also on YouTube. You can sign up to back the campaign or find out more about what’s being called for at FairerTax.org.
Dear Nick, You got it right last time, vetoing the Home Office’s attempt to get the Communications Data Bill into the last Queen’s Speech and instead securing extensive Parliamentary scrutiny of the plans. Please, get it right this time too and veto it once more, as the press are suggesting you might. The likes of [...]
So the Liberal Democrat Parliamentary Party have reversed their reversal of the party’s views on libel reform, and we’re back to where we started. As Glyn Ley commented on my wall on Facebook, that makes it not so much a U turn as an O turn. The issue at stake has been the ability of [...]
So go read Caron’s post about Nick Clegg’s latest email to party members and supporters.
Tomorrow at 9am it is the next of Nick Clegg’s regular phone-in shows with Nick Ferrari on LBC Radio. Although LBC is a London radio station, the show features many callers from outside London and you don’t have to be in London to listen to it. Digital radio: LBC is included on digital radio in large [...]
New from the Deputy Prime Minister’s office: Also on YouTube.
(Also on YouTube here.)