The LDV Friday Five: 29 June 2012

It’s Friday. It’s five o’clock. Here’s a fistful of lists that sum up the LDV week:

5 most-read stories on LDV this week

  1. David Laws: let’s cut taxes and spending. For once, I’m unconvinced. Here’s why… (43 comments) by Stephen Tall
  2. Nick Clegg needs to condemn Cameron’s welfare plans in the strongest language imaginable (46 comments) by Caron Lindsay
  3. The 5 myths about the UK economy which it suits everyone to perpetuate (59 comments) by Stephen Tall
  4. LDVideo: Chloe Smith’s car-crash fuel duty Newsnight interview (24 comments) by The Voice
  5. Three more myths about the UK economy (26 comments) by David Freeborn

5 sample LDV Members’ Forum threads

  1. Banks breaking the law, motivated by market forces
  2. So no party in my area?
  3. Education ‘reforms’ are fatally flawed
  4. Selecting candidates for 2015
  5. The immigration debate

5 from the LDV archive

(June 29th, 2007-11)

  1. Opinion: The truth about the graduate contribution (19 comments) by Craig Brown, from 2011
  2. People in broad church parties should think twice before attacking coalitions (20 comments) by Iain Roberts, from 2010
  3. Inexperienced officers in protest frontline – never again, say MPs (4 comments) by Helen Duffett, from 2009
  4. Nick Clegg on ‘The Big Idea’ (26 comments) by The Voice, from 2008
  5. “Come and help in Ealing and Sedgefield” – message from Chris Rennard (3 comments) by Mark Pack, from 2007

5 top reader search returns to get to LDV

(excluding Liberal Democrat Voice or its variants)

  1. chloe smith newsnight
  2. lib dems pointing
  3. personal independence payment
  4. ed maxfield
  5. lib dem actions on poverty

5 recent Lib Dem tweets

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That’s it from the LDV Friday Five. Let the weekend commence in 5-4-3-2-1…

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