Month: October 2015

The Electoral State of the Parties, 4: the Liberal Democrats

Posted on 5 October 2015 by Professor Roger Awan-Scully

In my comments this time last year about the Liberal Democrats, I observed that “[t]he next year for the Liberal Democrats will certainly be difficult. It could be very bloody indeed”. Well, I wasn’t wrong there. In the build-up to the general election, I was a relative pessimist about the Lib-Dems’ chances compared to many
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The New Welsh Political Barometer Poll: Referendum Voting Intentions

Posted on 1 October 2015 by Professor Roger Awan-Scully

The latest Welsh Political Barometer produced, as we saw earlier in the week, some very interesting findings on voting intention and on the ratings of the party leaders. However, these were not the only findings of the poll. In addition, we have continued to ask questions about the two potential referendums facing Wales in the
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