Liberal Democrats know effective cooperation creates prosperity – more than 3 million jobs in the UK depend on trade with other EU countries. … Read the full post »
Read about the 2009 European Parliament Election, held on 4 June.
The Conservatives, under David Cameron, won the most votes (27%) and seats (26). The Liberal Democrats, led by Nick Clegg, won 11 seats with 13% of the vote.
Only the Liberal Democrats have consistently put the case for Europe, doing so even when seeking to hold seats in parts of the country, such as the south-west of England, that are more euro-sceptic than others. … Read the full post »
Things are indeed achanging in the Guardian Media Group. Sunday saw The Observer unequivocally urge its readers to vote Liberal Democrat for the first time. And now Polly Toynbee is urging a vote for the Liberal Democrats. … Read the full post »
The Observer coming out today and urging a vote for the Liberal Democrats will have put a spring in the step of many deliverers, canvassers and poster teams. … Read the full post »
Window posters have a key role to play in many winning Liberal Democrat election campaigns because the more likely people think we are to win, the most likely they are to vote for us. … Read the full post »
Nick Clegg is the most instinctively European leader at Westminster. That is currently a lonely position, but the Lib Dems have a decent record of taking minority stands that are later vindicated. … Read the full post »
The Liberal Democrat manifesto for the European elections is also available as an iPhone app. … Read the full post »
You can find our case for voting Liberal Democrat in the European elections in a handy five minutes or so summary over on our European manifesto site. … Read the full post »
Apart from Nick Clegg’s op-ed in The Guardian, front page newspaper coverage, detailed policy proposals and new campaign website, there’s also the little matter of today’s party political broadcast. … Read the full post »
The BNP’s European leaflets have attracted some attention for their fake photos and the law suit arising from their use of another photo, but they’ve also got a made-up statistic. … Read the full post »