With all the talk of a possible government of national unity in order to stop Brexit, who is the sensible choice to head it up? Here’s who…. … Read the full post »
Read about Liberal Democrat MP and party leader, Jo Swinson. She was a Member of Parliament from 2005 to 2015, serving in the coalition government, lost her seat in 2015 and then won it back in 2017. Later that year she became Deputy Leader of the Liberal Democrats and in 2019 she became the leader of the Liberal Democrats.
She is the author of Equal Power and how you can make it happen, published in 2018.
Former Conservative MP turned independent, Sarah Wollaston is now joining the Liberal Democrats. … Read the full post »
During the Lib Dem leadership contest hustings, Ed Davey had a crowd-pleasing line about how the Conservative members were electing the next Prime Minister, but… … Read the full post »
Two council by-elections on Thursday (following a City of London by-election on Tuesday), but the headlines will be dominated by the Parliamentary by-election in Wales. … Read the full post »
The agenda for the Lib Dem federal conference coming up in Bournemouth, the first with Jo Swinson as party leader, is now out. … Read the full post »
Welcome to the latest episode of Never Mind The Bar Charts, in which Stephen Tall and I pick over the results of the Liberal Democrat leadership election. … Read the full post »
Two of the best pieces of coverage of the Liberal Democrat leadership contest came from opposite ends of the party’s internal political spectrum. … Read the full post »
The current leader of the Liberal Democrats is Jo Swinson, elected to succeed Vince Cable in July 2019. … Read the full post »
Conservative councillor Mark McGeever has joined the Liberal Democrats as has former SpAd Simon Bishop. … Read the full post »
How is the new registered supporter scheme working out for the Liberal Democrats? Here are some key statistics from the first three months. … Read the full post »