The final 2010 Leaders’ Debate

Well here we are with one week to go until the big day. As Harold wilson said ‘a week is a long time in politics’, and it will seem longer for some, but tonight fortunes can change. We may not like it, but the debates have had a huge influence, if not on the electorate, […]

Hung parliaments don’t have to mean unstable governments

Conservative Shadow Cabinet member Jeremy Hunt has been on the campaign trail, telling people how awful hung parliaments are: Speaking at a Conservative election campaign event in central London, shadow culture secretary Jeremy Hunt said this would mean a “lack of accountability”, with no one party in charge, and deals being done “behind closed doors”.┬áThe […]