Liberal Democrat party had a conference this week.
Sam Gyimah and Jo Swinson
The Lib Dems have one election campaign policy: Remaining in the EU. That is all. They have nothing else. The party gave up pretending to be a sensible political party with a plan for everything. It decided to adopt the same tactic as The Brexit Party with opposite intent for Brexit. The methodology is the epitome of populism and admittance of a lack of confidence in any political position on anything else. (In EU parliament elections Liberal Democrats made gains and that relative success was a consequence of its single-issue focus as was the greater success of The Brexit Party but EU election success does not transfer to a general election: In 2017 general election The Brexit Party’s forerunner UKIP had zero MPs elected.)
The party conference was devoid of substance. (Occasionally valid) criticisms…
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