Announcing the new Lib Dem spokespersons team, which features two former leaders in the form of Tim Farron and Ming Campbell, current party leader Vince Cable said… … Read the full post »
Read about the Liberal Democrat peer Lord John Shipley.
The Liberal Democrats have called on the Government to reverse their decision to restrict 16 year olds from voting in local elections. … Read the full post »
Since the general election, the Liberal Democrat team in the House of Lords has become rather more important. … Read the full post »
The latest edition of my monthly email newsletter about the Liberal Democrats looked at the trap awaiting the party on tuition fees. … Read the full post »
In January the Liberal Democrat Federal Policy Committee (FPC) appointed a manifesto drafting group to start work on the party’s 2015 general election manifesto. … Read the full post »
Fourteen Liberal Democrat peers, including the former party Chief Whip Archy Kirkwood and the former interim Chief Executive Ben Stoneham, joined a successful rebellion in the House of Lords today. The vote, on part of the Welfare Reform Bill, was over the proposal to cut housing benefit payments from people who have spare bedrooms in … Read the full post »
A few days ago Dizzy Thinks spotted an oddity in the expense claims of Hull North Labour MP Diana Johnson. … Read the full post »