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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I would hope as a collective, let's call us a collective, somewhere in the middle with other like-minded colleagues I don't think it's sensible to be too prescriptive at the moment." Ms Allen said to be a "real insurgent force", the alliance needs to be "brand new" rather than a larger Liberal Democrat Party.
Once your Liberal Democrat Party threw in its lot with the Tories in order to get a heady sniff of power, then you cannot now simply disown the consequences of this unholy alliance, which has heaped misery on many in society - particularly the most vulnerable.
The statistics were compiled by the Liberal Democrat Party through Freedom of Information responses from 11 Ambulance Trusts across the UK.
"You don't have to be average to get a peerage in the Liberal Democrat party. You can be worse" - Former Lib Dem MP Lembit Opik.
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.
While leader of the council Mick Henry said the decision to raise it had been tough yet the best option to ensure services continue, leader of the opposition Liberal Democrat party Councillor Frank Hindle said they should have accepted the [pounds sterling]900,000 grant offer from the Government.
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.
"I would also stand up for the Liberal Democrat Party's core values of fairness and economic responsibility, which the Conservatives and Labour are incapable of delivering on their own.

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