What we’ve been saying about the general election

With the general election looking to be heading towards a hung Parliament according to the latest prediction we’ve published from a group of academics, how are things looking for the Liberal Democrats?

We’ve published three previews of the election:

But regardless of what you think of the ability of Stephen and myself with the crystal ball, as Iain has pointed out – where we work, we win. If that ends up in a hung Parliament, then we know what Liberal Democrat members think the party should do though if Conservatives start quoting Disraeli you may want to remind them what that quote really means.

Helen has reported on the party’s national campaign team, whilst when it comes to online campaigning, Sky’s general election coverage will boost social media campaigning.

But you can’t campaign without policy, which is where the four steps to a fairer Britain come in.

Having a simple, clear policy message will come in even more useful than usual this time round, what with TV debates on the way. It’s only taken 46 years to get to such debates, so I’ve had plenty of time to prepare ten predictions for them, including the worms and why Gordon Brown will start at an advantage over David Cameron.

Oh, and don’t forget my rock solid election prediction.

Read more by or more about , , or .
This entry was posted in General Election and News.
Bookmark the web address for this page or use the short url http://ldv.org.uk/17924 for Twitter and emails.

Post a Comment

Lib Dem Voice welcomes comments from everyone but we ask you to be polite, to be on topic and to be who you say you are. You can read our comments policy in full here. Please respect it and all readers of the site.

If you are a member of the party, you can have the Lib Dem Logo appear next to your comments to show this. You must be registered for our forum and can then login on this public site with the same username and password.

Your email is never published. Required fields are marked *

Please complete the name of this site, Liberal Democrat ...?


Recent Comments

  • User AvatarMichael BG 6th Oct - 5:15pm
    @ David Allen “We should also learn that despite all its dangers, we must embrace active government which is willing to intervene in favour of...
  • User AvatarDavid Blake 6th Oct - 5:14pm
    I think it's interesting how low key the response to ministerial speakers has been at the Tory conference. It's been really quite quiet.
  • User AvatarMichael BG 6th Oct - 5:11pm
    In the 21st century mass migration is a bad thing. It is good for the individuals who migrate and succeed in having a better life...
  • User AvatarTobie Abel 6th Oct - 3:57pm
    Gordon you're quoting British companies as they existed 30 years ago, and a report written 20 years ago. Most companies currently operating and generating the...
  • User AvatarMartin 6th Oct - 3:52pm
    Malcom Todd: That is the peculiarity. At present Corbyn is openly defying his own party's policy. He probably says that he is contributing to a...
  • User Avatarexpats 6th Oct - 3:51pm
    Neil Sandison 6th Oct '15 - 2:09pm......Relax folks I am just relieved that Jeremy Corbyn will as the leader of the party of protest never...