Liberal Democrat Party


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Noun1.Liberal Democrat Party - a political party in Great Britain; formerly the Liberal Party; advocates reforms and improvement of the conditions of working people
party, political party - an organization to gain political power; "in 1992 Perot tried to organize a third party at the national level"
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
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1988: The MP for Yeovil, Paddy Ashdown, above, is elected the first leader of the new Social and Liberal Democrat Party.
And the Tory MP has some high-pro'le backers for his campaign, including former Labour Defence Secretary Bob Ainsworth, a Coventry MP; former Labour Minister Gisela Stuart, MP for Edgbaston in Birmingham; former Liberal Democrat party leader Sir Menzies Campbell, and many MPs from the DUP, the largest party in Northern Ireland.
The British Bankers Association (BBA) has come out against a new tax proposal by the Liberal Democrat party.
The Liberal Democrat party is composed of 3 Federal Parties: Wales, Scotland and England and functions through regional structures.
The Liberal Democrat party is composed of three federal parties: Wales, Scotland and England and functions through regional structures.
Both Dr Cable and Tim Farron, the Liberal Democrat party president and another possible leadership contender, have said they do not want a contest.
The Liberal Democrat party, junior partner in Britain's two-party coalition, is trying to position itself between Prime Minister David Cameron's centre-right Conservatives, and avoid what it says is the more left-leaning, anti-business Labour.
Mr Hancock was suspended from the Liberal Democrat party last month after the leak of a QC's report into allegations - which he denies - of inappropriate behaviour towards a constituent with mental health issues.
The founder of the nationalist Liberal Democrat Party of Russia (LDPR) also suggested that parliamentarians should ban the depiction of alcohol and tobacco consumption in Russian movies and claimed that pornography has internalized a norm of the more the better among young generation, when it comes to sex, the Independent reported.
Earlier in September, British anti-nuke campaigners held a protest outside the annual conference of the Liberal Democrat Party in the Scottish city of Glasgow to demand the government to scrap the Trident and stop plans to replace it.
LORD Mike Storey, whose Wavertree seat Cllr Morrison took in 2011, said his Liberal Democrat party should stand aside to give the youngster a clear shot against Luciana Berger.
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