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Posts Tagged ‘liberal democrats’

Can Clegg exploit the gap in the market?

His task is to be the voice of moderation, to appeal to the thoughtful centrist


Clegg still has time to make a gracious exit

Cable could take over in 2014 without seeming too disloyal


Lords reform is a fight that Nick Clegg will never win

Why is Nick Clegg so determined to throw everything at a policy that will win few votes?


We can’t expect decisions from two parties so much at odds

Bizarrely, the best hope for resolving Coalition differences is a collapse of the eurozone


If he picks his fights well, Clegg can still deliver for his party

The Lib Dem leader can make Tory policies better


A party that is growing up in public

The students have stomped out but there are millions of grown-ups who may now vote Lib Dem


Too much democracy can be a bad thing

The wisdom of crowds is at its best when it comes to judgments of character, not policy