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Conservatives take power at Bolton Council as agreement reached | The Bolton News
THE Conservatives will lead Bolton Council as smaller parties make a deal to appoint David Greenhalgh as council leader.

But for the whole country. Again.

by generic on Mon May 20th, 2019 at 01:30:19 PM EST
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And also for the fact that according to Cable, the current LibDem Remain Masterplan seems to be to support May's Deal and hope a PV amendment attached to it will pass.

It's absolutely fair to criticise them for all of this. Of course they're playing party politics, but that's hardly an excuse when there's so much at stake.

by ThatBritGuy (thatbritguy (at) googlemail.com) on Mon May 20th, 2019 at 01:50:35 PM EST
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There may be local factors at play, but the Lib Dems supporting the Conservatives to keep Labour out is not a good look when translated to the national level. It reminds voters of the Lib Dem Conservative coalition many Lib Dems would rather the voters forgot.

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