Lib-Lab


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Lib-Lab

adj abbr of Liberal-Labour (Brit Pol inf) Lib-Lab pactPakt mzwischen den Liberalen und der Labour Party
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And so the prospect of forming a minority Government or a Lib-Lab pact are realistic enough prospects to be exercising their minds.
A Lib-Lab coalition could be the outcome and, although the Lib Dems have chosen to sup with the devil in this parliament, their spoon may be long enough to permit redemption in the next.
The Deputy PM also admitted that many members "long for a Lib-Lab coalition" instead of getting into bed with David Cameron.
It is the class I know best and it's the class where you find the most pretension" Harry Potter author J K Rowling, above, on her first novel for adults "I want them to understand that we don't have horns and tails and we would be quite reasonable partners in a progressive government" Simon Hughes, deputy leader of the Liberal Democrats on the possibility of a l Lib-Lab coalition
The news - which emerged at the Lib Dem conference in Brighton - could stoke speculation about a Lib-Lab coalition in the future.
Wallasey An important step towards this will be when the Trade Union and Socialist Coalition challenges the Lib-Lab pact in the elections in May.
Referring to the Lib-Lab pact of 1977, he added: "It was a farce, it was a fiasco, it didn't save us from disaster.
He publicly ruled out the idea of a Lib-Lab pact before the 2001 general election when his party gained six seats, taking its tally of MPs to 52.
About 2,600 under-12s have signed up for free swimming, introduced by a Lib-Lab coalition.
She said: "The Lib-Lab pact and the SNP have supported the absurd system of early release from prison for eight years and have now softened it even further.
The Lib-Lab coalition presided over the rebanding of the council tax, which resulted in 86,000 of the city's properties switching to a higher band.
EVIDENCE of a Lib-Lab pact to keep the Tories out in the next general election is patchy in Coventry and Warwickshire.