Liberal Democrat Newswire #45 looked at what really happened at the Lib Dem spring conference in York. … Read the full post »
Read about the 2014 Liberal Democrat federal spring conference in York below.
For more about Liberal Democrat conferences in general see Lib Dem conference: what you need to know.
During a Q+A session at the Liberal Democrat conference in York, Nick Clegg repeated his usual support for increasing the income tax allowance to £12,500, which is what someone on the minimum wage earns in a full time job. This time, however, he slipped in an intriguing caveat. That he thought the party’s target should … Read the full post »
Current Liberal Democrat President Tim Farron is term-limited and not able to restand when his second successive term in the post finishes. … Read the full post »
Overall Lib Dem party membership rose by 950 in the 2013 calendar year, ending the year on 43,451. … Read the full post »
In the past, such all member ballots have often been opposed on the basis that only the most prominent party members (MPs, peers and very few others) have a chance of being known amongst the wider party membership. … Read the full post »
First press coverage for motions due to be debated at the Liberal Democrat spring conference in York courtesy of The Guardian features civil liberties. … Read the full post »