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Might the Queen call on Nick Clegg to be PM?

There is a presumption that the leader of the largest party should be PM but there is nothing requiring it. True the outgoing PM gets first dibs on forming a government and the outgoing government stays in place until another … Continue reading

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Why did Cameron agree to the debates?

Image by conservativeparty via Flickr Many people will think at this point that David Cameron was quite mad to agree to the debates especially with the participation of the LibDems Nick Clegg but I suspect he knew that (a) the … Continue reading

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A 3-way Leader’s debate in Ireland

Image by Getty Images via Daylife With the first of the series of the Uk’s three PM debates on UTV tonight it appears not to have occurred to anyone here that if the polls in Ireland were to remain remotely … Continue reading

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