Tag: Nick Clegg

The National LibDems – The Pre-Manifesto

This week, on Wednesday 3 September, the national party will launch our pre-manifesto, which will form the backbone of the party’s general election platform. The party’s focus will be a ‘manifesto for the next generation’ with a host of policies aimed at improving the life chances of children and young people.  Read Nick Clegg’s foreword …

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The Lib Dems, the Budget, and Taxes: We Did It!

Nick Clegg has thanked Lib Dem activists for their work, which has enabled us to influence national tax policy: “Because thousands of people like you backed our campaign, millions of working people are going to get an £800 tax cut.  …  It´s really simple. This tax cut has only happened because the Liberal Democrats are …

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More from the LibDems Nationally

31 January Extracts from another recent e-mail to local LibDem branches from party chief executive Tim Gordon: GDP figures released today by the Office of National Statistics (ONS) show encouraging signs of economic recovery thanks to Liberal Democrats in Government. The figures show Britain’s economic growth of 0.7% in the fourth quarter in 2013. Growth …

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LibDems Nationally in 2013

Extracts from a recent e-mail to local LibDem branches from Tim Gordon, the party’s chief executive: Just before Christmas, the Energy Act, pushed through by Energy Secretary Ed Davey, received Royal Assent. This new law should help to create 200,000 green jobs in the renewable energy sector. The Liberal Democrats are undoubtedly the party of green …

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More from Nick Clegg

From a recent message from Nick Clegg: In April we’ll hit our target: a £700 income tax cut for millions of people. But I want to go further. Before the end of the parliament, I want to cut income tax bills by another £100. … Think of it as a workers’ bonus.  The British people …

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Another Letter from Nick Clegg (October 2013)

Extracted from a recent letter from Nick Clegg, leader of the Liberal Democrats, to LibDem party members: Remember this? I know I don’t usually send you videos of the Prime Minister. But this one – where he tells me it would be impossible to raise the personal allowance to £10,000 – is worth watching again. …

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A Letter from Nick Clegg

Dear Friend, Agreeing the Budget is a long and painstaking process. It started at the beginning of the year, with a presentation by the Chancellor to the Quad (that’s me, him, the PM and Danny Alexander). The information is confidential enough that everyone in the room – even the PM – has to give back …

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Nick Clegg’s New Year Message

We thought you may be interested in hearing Nick Clegg’s New Year message, click the link below to view; Nick Clegg’s New Year Message