Pro-remain Liberal Democrat peers believe they could insert extra clauses into even the most tightly worded Brexit bill to force Theresa May to tell parliament more about her negotiating plans before she triggers article 50. … Read the full post »
Read about the former Liberal Democrat MP and party leader, Menzies Campbell – more usually known as Ming Campbell.
He was leader of the Liberal Democrats from 2006 (succeeding Charles Kennedy) until 2007.
The Tories secretly tried to form an electoral pact for the 2015 general election with the Lib Dems to keep the Coalition going, according to David Laws. … Read the full post »
Greg Hurst’s biography of former Lib Dem leader Charles Kennedy, A Tragic Flaw, treats a sensitive subject in an exemplary way, … Read the full post »
Facing his first party conference in Bournemouth as Liberal Democrat leader, Tim Farron faces two main challenges. … Read the full post »
Eight points are worth noting about the new Liberal Democrat peers and other honours – and one member whose views are embarrassingly misplaced. … Read the full post »
Was the Liberal Democrat alternative budget a success? Who should you bet on to be the next Liberal Democrat leader? Why are Liberal Democrat MPs so cheerful? … Read the full post »
Polling firm YouGov has produced a set of playing card featuring leading politicians from across the parties. For each person, four polling results are given from the YouGov database. … Read the full post »
Jonathan Calder catches one of the oddities well in his tweet from last night. … Read the full post »
Andrew Adonis’s account of the days after the public voted in a hung Parliament in 2010 have already received a rightful savaging by Andrew Stunell. … Read the full post »
In theory, the launch of Liberal Left is something I should welcome as I’ve always thought that more and stronger party bodies make for a healthy party. … Read the full post »