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Popularity of Miliband and Clegg falls to lowest levels recorded by ICM poll

Popularity of Miliband and Clegg falls to lowest levels recorded by ICM poll

Labour leader’s satisfaction rating slips from -25 to -39 and deputy prime minister’s falls 16 points to -37 from May to June. Read more…

Posted by admin - June 18, 2014 at 08:42

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Half of Labour candidates in marginal seats are Westminster insiders

Half of Labour candidates in marginal seats are Westminster insiders

Research finds Labour and Lib Dem are choosing more candidates from political classes than Conservatives. Read more…

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Lib Dems pledge to protect education spending ‘from cradle to college’

Lib Dems pledge to protect education spending ‘from cradle to college’

Nick Clegg unveils Lib Dem manifesto pledge to ringfence education budgets for early years and older teenagers. Read more…

Posted by admin - June 17, 2014 at 08:48

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Nick Clegg pledges to rein in free schools after next election

Nick Clegg pledges to rein in free schools after next election

In a departure from coalition policy, the Lib Dems say they will describe a “core curriculum” and ban unqualified teachers. Read more…

Posted by admin - June 13, 2014 at 09:17

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Lib Dems want a new rule to cut debt as Nick Clegg outlines fiscal thinking

Lib Dems want a new rule to cut debt as Nick Clegg outlines fiscal thinking

Nick Clegg distances Lib Dems from Tory approach, pushing for leeway in borrowing for projects that enhance economic growth. Read more…

Posted by admin - June 9, 2014 at 09:06

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Nick Clegg: we won’t join a new coalition at any cost

Nick Clegg: we won’t join a new coalition at any cost

Lib Dem leader plans to rally the troops amid new row as Michael Gove claims credit for the pupil premium. Read more…

Posted by admin - June 8, 2014 at 09:14

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Lib Dems must accept Cable plot denial and move on, says Lord Ashdown

Lib Dems must accept Cable plot denial and move on says Lord Ashdown

Peer says party needs to start campaigning for the next election, and anything else is a ‘dangerous distraction’. Read more…

Posted by admin - June 2, 2014 at 08:17

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Lib Dem grandees call for Rennard’s return to party

Lib Dem grandees call for Rennard’s return to party

Rennard still denies sexual harassment but has said he is sorry if he encroached on accusers’ personal space. Read more…

Posted by admin - May 31, 2014 at 09:57

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Lib Dem chaos as Vince Cable denies anti-Clegg plot

Lib Dem chaos as Vince Cable denies anti-Clegg plot

Business secretary admits he knew of polls suggesting he should be leader, after close ally Lord Oakeshott resigned. Read more…

Posted by admin - May 29, 2014 at 08:12

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Lord Oakeshott quits Lib Dems saying they are heading for disaster

Lord Oakeshott quits Lib Dems saying they are heading for disaster

Peer criticises Nick Clegg for leading party with no principles and says Vince Cable knew of controversial private polls. Read more…

Posted by admin - May 28, 2014 at 14:08

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