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Despite majority, UK's Cameron faces Conservative rebellion

...Cameron sharing power with the left-of-center Liberal Democrats, who held key positions in a sometimes-awkward...pull out of the EU. The presence of the pro-EU Liberal Democrats in the government meant that such a move had been...
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Conservatives surprisingly strong in UK election

...Conservatives would get 316 seats - up from 302 and far more than had been predicted - and Labour 239, down from 256. The Liberal Democrats would shrink from 56 seats to 10, and the Scottish nationalists would grow from six to 58.If the exit poll is...
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Britain's UKIP drops candidate for saying he'd shoot rival

...their circulations, may be on the wane in the Internet age.Also facing a dramatic reduction in influence are the Liberal Democrats. The party has been junior coalition partner to Cameron's Conservatives since 2010, but has seen its ratings...
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Liberals, unions cause damage to the nation

Environmentalist, unions and liberal Democrats have done irreversible damage to the economy of the U.S. These groups go about doing things to achieve their goals, but they...
Avoid the folly of stereotyping

As a liberal, I am offended by the portrayal of liberal democrats in the July 14th political cartoon by Brian Fairrington. The cartoon is "volatile, inappropriate, and distasteful." Cartoonists...
Young, wildlife groups join to push parks bill

...Don Young pushed the measure through his House Resources Committee by allying himself with wildlife groups and liberal Democrats. The bill would dedicate about $3 billion from offshore oil and gas revenues to land and wildlife protection programs...
My Turn: Don't accept a flawed abortion premise

...I think it is the substitution of legitimate moral values regarding human life for typical secular humanism of liberal Democrats. We all have the right to question the medical judgment of any abortion doctor. Abortion is a life-and-death...
Pitfalls of stereotyping

...did the column's numbers have some veracity? And, if so, what was driving them?" He goes on to theorize that liberal Democrats, religious leftists and drugged out '60s hippies are the culprits. I have alternate hypotheses: Perhaps it's...
Outside editorial: Getting reform right

...coverage to nearly all of the 50 million uninsured, liberal Democrats stepped up to join Republicans in criticizing various...and access to care. In a climate of compromise, liberal Democrats also found it possible to angle for provisions previously...
U.S. wouldn't be in Iraq if not for Dems

...president in 2008. Joe Biden, Hillary Clinton, Christopher Dodd, John Edwards and Charles Schumer are all ultra-liberal Democrats who voted for the war. Also we have John Kerry, who can't decide what he voted for, and Harry Reid, who voted...


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