It’s not clear how cutting the 45p tax rate to 40p, as suggested by Lib Dem MP Jeremy Browne, would benefit Britain, writes Tony Dolphin.
Tag Archives: Liberal Democrats
Labour should worry if Nick Clegg goes. The likelihood of a strong Lib Dem General Election performance would be greatly enhanced by a new – left-leaning – leader.
Farage may be a little Englander, but he’s had the courage to say something out of the political ordinary
Some of the tax cuts being proposed by the Tories and the Lib Dems sound good, but in reality they are highly regressive.
It is increasingly clear that the Westminster bubble cannot shield itself from the debate on drug reform much longer.
The Liberal Democrats have been the only party not to get dragged into silly debates about immigration numbers.
The most likely scenario in 2015 is a hung-parliament. Policymakers should be considering how they deal with that reality.
Sadly, an attempt to challenge lazy and dangerous anti-Muslim stereotypes has ended up reinforcing them.
Here are some basics from the world of law and policy on sexual harassment and violence, which are worth bearing in mind in reviewing procedures.