Brief thoughts

  1. Apparently its not helpful to remind the Lib Dems of what happened when the Liberal Party supported minority administrations in the past.
  2. Good local newspapers help keep politicians responsive.  Can hyper-local blogs fill that void?  I’m not sure, but given the alternative they should be trying (while acknowledging their limitations).
  3. Apparently canvassing voters (particularly voters who live alone) can make a difference, but only if done right.
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About Andrew Brown

I live in Lewisham, South East London, and spent 9 years as a Labour councillor in the borough between 1997 and 2006.
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One Response to Brief thoughts

  1. One month and as bit on. The points made are pertinent. The blogs and facebook do however seem to have taken the role on the locals had. many people are expressing there concerns with the lib dems and point 1 above could be re lived.

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