There are nine Liberal Democrat MPs: eight elected at the 2015 general election, joined by a ninth, Sarah Olney, when she won the Richmond Park Parliamentary by-election in 2016. … Read the full post »
Read about Nick Clegg, leader of the Liberal Democrats 2007-15 and Deputy Prime Minister 2010-15.
After having been an MEP, he was first elected as MP for Sheffield Hallam in 2005 and wrote about his experiences in office in Politics – The Art of the Possible in an Age of Unreason.
One of the nine current Liberal Democrat MPs has chosen to step down ahead of June’s general election. … Read the full post »
Liberal Democrat Newswire #91 came out last week, with a special focus on the May elections: the by-election in Manchester Gorton and Lib Dem prospects in the council contests. … Read the full post »
Nick Clegg has called on liberal and one-nation Conservatives, centrist Labour politicians and Liberal Democrats to join together to mount an ideological response to Theresa May’s government. … Read the full post »
Here’s the new film from the Liberal Democrats, featuring Nick Clegg on the future of European Union citizens in the UK. … Read the full post »
Right To Stay is an initiative by the Liberal Democrats to guarantee the rights of EU citizens to continue to live and work in the UK, as well as British people living in other EU countries, after Brexit. … Read the full post »
The government is failing to honour the promises made by Brexit campaigners during the European referendum campaign. … Read the full post »
Liberal Democrat Newswire #89 came out last week, including possible answers to the puzzle of why the Lib Dems are doing well in Leave areas, a look at the way campaigning is changing in the Liberal Democrats and new opportunities for members to help make party policy. You can now read it in full below, but if you’d … Read the full post »
Here’s Nick Clegg, echoing a point Paddy Ashdown has long made and which post-referendum now looks to have another chance of coming true. … Read the full post »
Left-wing commentator Owen Jones’s latest interview subject is former Liberal Democrat leader and current MP Nick Clegg. … Read the full post »