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Opinion: Alarm Clock Britain – identifying the vote is right, but reforming capabilities is key

Yesterday the Deputy Prime Minister gave his pitch to a demographic which has played a pivotal part in many electoral successes. Underlining this, Nick Clegg sought to identify to the party’s base where he envisages the party’s best chance of strategically positioning itself for 2015 is.

It appears that a key factor Nick Clegg must have taken in account in drawing up ‘Alarm Clock Britain’ is which demographic Lib Dem policies will affect best. As well as this, underneath appears to be a coded message to the growing concerns within all parts of the party as to ‘where are the voters …

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  • User Avatarnvelope2003 24th Nov - 11:56am
    The problem for left or left of centre parties is that although there are poor people ,and always will be, they are not the majority...
  • User AvatarATF 24th Nov - 11:42am
    @Duncan Scott Indeed, I've had two cards hacked and one stolen in the post - happens very frequently.
  • User AvatarGF 24th Nov - 11:39am
    More on Mexico: http://wolfstreet.com/2014/11/16/the-nafta-connection-the-role-of-free-trade-in-mexicos-tragic-travails/
  • User AvatarTony Rowan-Wicks 24th Nov - 11:31am
    It's fine to read who has left or joined the party - if there is a policy which can equalise the issue to some extent...
  • User Avatartpfkar 24th Nov - 11:14am
    I preferred the Zac Goldsmith amendments, albeit with fewer steps. But since these are no longer in play, this seems the best alternative on the...
  • User AvatarSimon McGrath 24th Nov - 11:12am
    @Julian Gibb "A Britain with the 4th largest “Defence” but a nation who provides zero support to the UN peace keeping role" we pay 6.7%...