2012: a year for even more achievements in government
Let’s start the New Year – and I wish you a very happy one - by reminding ourselves of the impressive Liberal Democrat achievements in government in 2011. Of course there have been some electoral disappointments, but taking a seat from the Tories in a Wootton Bassett byelection this week is a right (royal) boost!
Our distinctive Lib Dem voice has been heard on a wide range of issues, from the NHS to phone hacking and from human rights to Europe. Despite tough economic times we are making a difference in government and much of our manifesto has been implemented, such as: