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You also shouldn't discount the simple numerical impact of losing a hundred members of your youth organisation. If he had gone after the smaller coalition partner, he would have pretty much wiped out the core of their next generation. That would have been crippling a few years down the road. With the SocDems he bit off more than he could chew in that department, though.

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by JakeS (JangoSierra 'at' gmail 'dot' com) on Mon Jul 25th, 2011 at 01:31:31 PM EST
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