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Party leader or local candidate? Which determines how people vote?

Party leader or local candidate? Which determines how people vote?

Only a handful of the British public will vote for one of the party leaders on May 7th. Conservatives in Witney, Labour supporters in Doncaster North, Lib Dems in Sheffield Hallam, UKIP voters in South Thanet and Greens in Holborn and St Pancras will put a cross next to the name of a party leader. ...
Getting his teeth into GE2015: can dentist Pramod Subbaraman win Edinburgh South for the Lib Dems?

Getting his teeth into GE2015: can dentist Pramod Subbaraman win Edinburgh South for the Lib Dems?

The Liberal Democrats fell short of Labour by 316 votes in Edinburgh South in the 2010 general election. Despite declining support in national opinion polls, the Lib Dem candidate Pramod Subbaraman (perhaps unsurprisingly) asserts that his party has a chance in the seat come May 2015. We talk about the issues facing voters in the...
The National Health Action Party: a healthy start, but what’s the prognosis?

The National Health Action Party: a healthy start, but what’s the prognosis?

Last Sunday the National Health Action Party (NHA Party) revealed their first set of candidates who will contest seats at the General Election next year. I went to the party’s conference at Conway Hall in London and interviewed Dave Ash, who is contesting Sutton and Cheam, one of 50for15’s key marginals. The National Health Action...