Opinion: Liberal Democrat support in minority and other communities

Liberal Democrats are thought to have benefited considerably from support in Muslim communities at the 2010 ...

Lord Roger Roberts writes …What UKIP peers had to say about the Immigration Bill

Among Liberal Democrats at least, the House of Lords is viewed as an ...

Jeremy Browne, South Korea and ‘Race Plan’

Is Jeremy Browne really a secret lover of state intervention and a sceptic of free ...

LibLink: Where would you rather live – Great Britain or little England?

Nick Clegg asked this question in The Guardian yesterday, and robustly attacked Ukip's position: The isolationists ...

Top of the Blogs: The Lib Dem Golden Dozen #372

Welcome to the Golden Dozen, and our 372nd weekly round-up from ...

Indiscriminate and insensitive overuse of benefit sanctions needs to be tackled by Liberal Democrat ministers

I came across this article about some of the circumstances which had led to sanctions ...

‘The Welsh Liberals’: new book published this month

Published this month: The Welsh Liberals: The History of the Liberal and Liberal Democrat parties ...

NHS under pressure across whole UK – how do we fund the health service we need?

A clinical commissioning group in South Warwickshire was heavily criticised last week for suggesting that ...

Vince Cable to crack down on “rogue” directors

Vince Cable has rogue directors in his sights, announcing ...

Easter Politics Quiz: my second starter for 10

I asked the following questions via Twitter on Friday - they're all taken from the now-deceased Punch magazine's Election 1992 political board game, Landslide. Yes, ...

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

Many thanks to the 14000 visitors who dropped by Lib Dem Voice this ...

Shirley Williams on her mother’s wartime nursing service and role of women in World War 1

Next week, Shirley Williams is to take part in the Stratford Upon ...

Labour’s “Easter Clegg” – that’s grown up politics for you

Labour's Easter weekend headline grab isn't about their policies. It doesn't tell ...

Easter Politics Quiz: my starter for 10

I asked the following questions via Twitter yesterday - they're all taken from the now-deceased Punch magazine's Election 1992 political board game, Landslide. Yes, I ...

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 ...

Linda Jack to announce Lib Dem party president campaign

Lib Dem activist Linda Jack will shortly announce that she will be a candidate for ...

On Sarah Wollaston’s naming and shaming in The Times of “very aggressive male bloggers”

Blogging is back in the headlines again today. Dr Sarah Wollaston, the feistily independent Conservative ...

Bath Lib Dems choose short-list to succeed Don Foster

The Bath Chronicle reports the news of the contenders seeking to succeed Don Foster ...

Commenting on Liberal Democrat Voice

xkcd sums it up: If in doubt, try being extra polite. For more details see here. Liberal Democrat Voice ...

Two Easter quiz questions from Olly Grender and Ed Stradling

First up, from Olly (former communications chief for the Lib Dems and Shelter, now a Lib Dem peer)... Easter Hols quiz: can anyone guess ...

Steve Webb proposes fairer tax relief on pension contributions

Not content with the most radical reforms to private pensions in a generation, Steve Webb is proposing a flat rate of 30% of tax ...

Ed Davey MP writes… An onshore wind cap makes no sense

Rarely a week goes by without an onshore wind story appearing in the ...

Michael Moore MP writes… Scotland’s place in the world

It is the duty of the government of any state to safeguard national security and ...

6 British Pathé video clips of ex-Liberal leaders from 1931 to 1967

Sir John Simon speaks to the Nation. "Let us give to the Prime Minister a firm mandate in the name of the whole nation" ...

Better Together lets some of Willie’s “sunshine strategy” burst through

Better Together, the cross-party campaign for retaining the United Kingdom, must have been listening to LDV's co-editor, Caron Lindsay (always a sensible precaution, we find...). ...

John Leech MP writes…My Voice, My Vote

Britain is suffering from a crisis of alienation. Despite a wave of democratic reforms since ...

How you can help Liberal Democrat Voice

The Voice is only a success because of the ...

LibLink: Martin Horwood – Lib Dems clamping down on the arms trade

Over at the Lib Dems' website, Cheltenham MP Martin Horwood has welcomed today's announcement that ...

New LDV members’ survey now live: your views on Scotland, drugs, Nick v Nigel, the economy, the Coalition, and much more!

The new LDV members’ survey is now live. So if you are one of the c.1,500 ...

LibLink: Tim Farron – In 2010, we promised to deliver the Pupil Premium. In 2015, I want us to promise to deliver the Student Premium

Lib Dem party president Tim Farron has ...