I don’t know if it was David Laws himself, or an enthusiastic sub-editor with a sense of humour, but it did somewhat strike an odd chord for the title of his article in the Guardian today to echo Margaret Thatcher’s famous “There is no alternative!”. But I’m here to praise David Laws, not to bury… Continue reading Laws unto himself
Day: January 9, 2006
Lib Dem leadership? Aim higher.
One potential candidate has his sights on the premiership (next stop, Empire!).
Hughes could win; Oaten has a duty to stand
According to the Guardian today, Simon Hughes is wavering on whether to stand for Lib Dem leader on the basis that he doesn’t want to fight a contest he doesn’t think he can win. Now, I suspect that is a bit of spin designed to increase his underdog status, but if true he needn’t worry.… Continue reading Hughes could win; Oaten has a duty to stand