ALDC’s by-election report: 16 October 2014

Last week saw ten principal by-elections contested across the country with the ...

Opinion: Nick Clegg, want to win the women’s vote? Try working with one.

This week, Lib Dem ...

Is this the front page of the next Lib Dem manifesto?

Ryan Coetzee, recently appointed the Lib Dems’ General Election Director of Strategy, was snapped today clutching papers which look like they might reveal the ...

Opinion: Gough Whitlam: Farewell to a reformer

I’m an avid consumer of the politics of other countries, including that of ...

LibLink: Sarah Teather: Tackling revenge eviction – a step closer

Sarah Teather was one of the five Liberal Democrat MPs who won a spot in the annual ballot (actually a big raffle) for Private Members' ...

Opinion: The other side of the immigration debate coin

There are some things in life that go hand in hand In the UK it is a General Election and talk of Immigration Controls In every general ...

A sneak preview of the Scottish Autumn Conference Agenda

This year's Scottish Liberal Democrat Autumn Conference takes place much later than usual. It's been delayed by the Referendum and will take place in Dunfermline ...

Martin Horwood MP writes…Reducing the negative impact of violence on international development

Every five minutes a child dies from violence. This appalling statistic, released in a new report from Unicef UK today, shows that violence is not ...

Opinion: Should all-member ballots replace conference on policy votes?

The Liberal Democrat conference’s decision to support the use of One Member, One ...

Opinion: Tackling tax avoidance should be a top manifesto issue 

In the flurry of press coverage over recent UKIP success, the steady rise of ...

Linda Jack drops out of race for party president

The election for the new president of the party is underway. Ballot papers will be sent ...

Obituary: Susan Taylor – Another great Liberal light goes out

In the early hours of Thursday 2nd October 2014, long term Liberal activist Susan Annemarie ...

Opinion: And you thought EVEL was difficult…

Our party has saddled itself with a totally unworkable policy on devolution, but ...

Opinion: Confused Britain

EU citizens should have the right to live and work in the ...

Top of the Blogs: The Lib Dem Golden Dozen #394

Welcome to the Golden Dozen, and our 394th weekly round-up from ...

Conference Speeches: Vince Cable: Liberal Democrats have brought compassion, common sense and competence to Government

Continuing our series of Conference speeches, today it's the turn of Vince Cable. He announced an increase in pay for apprentices, talked about the benefits ...

“Durántezmania – that has legs” and other compliments for Miriam

It seems that Miriam González Durántez's interview the other day has ...

LDV’s Sunday Best: our 7 most-read articles this week

Many thanks to the  15,700 visitors who dropped by Lib Dem Voice this ...

How you can take part in LibDemVoice’s exclusive party member surveys

LibDemVoice's surveys of party members signed-up to our discussion forum have been running for over six ...

Caron’s Sunday Selection: Must-read articles from the Sunday papers

Here's my selection of articles to inform, infuriate and inspire from this week's Sunday papers. First up ...

10 Years on from The Orange Book: What should authentic liberalism look like?

"10 Years on from The Orange Book: what should authentic liberalism look like?" That was the ...

Top of the Blogs: The Lib Dem Golden Dozen #393

Welcome to the Golden Dozen, and our 393rd weekly round-up from ...

Conference Speeches: Lynne Featherstone: I have been able to do über-Liberal things in Government

Conference may have been a week or so ago ...

What’s being debated in our members’ forum this week?

LibDemVoice has two parallel sites. The first is our public blog, the thing you're ...

Voters give Liberal Democrats credit for tax threshold rise according to IPSOS-MORI poll

We all heard David Cameron and George Osborne take credit as often as they can for the raising of the tax threshold during this Parliament ...

Economic liberals or social liberals? Pragmatists or ideologues? How Lib Dem members describe their own political identity

Lib Dem Voice has polled our members-only forum  to discover what Lib Dem members think of various political issues, the Coalition, and the performance ...

Liberal Democrat Lucy Care answers questions from NUS students

The National Union of Students is questioning candidates across the country via the medium of Twitter as part of its build up to next year's ...

LibDemVoice Fantasy Football League: how it stands after Week 7

Congratulations to George Murray and Jon Featonby, who lead the LibDemVoice Fantasy Football League after Week 7, with 421 and 419 points respectively. They've opened ...

Danny Alexander, not Vince Cable, designated Lib Dem shadow chancellor (oh, and no Lib Dem reshuffle)

The Guardian's Nick Watt reports today the long-trailed announcement that Danny Alexander, ...

Danny Alexander’s stroll on the Grassy Knoll and other great #dannyswalks

Twitter is evil. We all knew that, right? And it can be very funny. And even evilly funny. Out of the most innocent and an assuming of gestures, ...