Surging Lib Dems

Will the Lib Dem surge harm the Independents. Barely, if at all, in my view. Its the whole political class that is on trial in this election and there’s no way round the fact that The Lib Dems have been a feature in the political landscape for as long as the other two.

There is, of course, many a slip twixt cup and lip too. This campaign still has a significant distance to run, two ‘debates’ and lots of local activity. In my life time there has not been a more unpredictable election, nor a more interesting one.

A hung or balanced parliament sounds positively attractive to me. Its the rampant ideologues being given their head by FPTP that have landed us in the mess we are in. We need consensus, coalition, deliberation, evidence-based-policy rather than policy-based-evidence and, above all, stability and long term policy.

Lets make it happen. Vote Independent.



Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: