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“I believe that I have fulfilled my objectives”

Earlier today, Ming Campbell stepped down as Leader of the Liberal Democrats. Here is his letter of resignation, addressed to party president Simon Hughes MP.
The President
The Liberal Democrats
15th October 2007
When I was elected Leader of the Party in March 2006 …

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Council tax is the most unfair tax in Britain

In a keynote speech to the Liberal Democrat Eastern Region Conference in Mildenhall, Suffolk, today, Liberal Democrat Leader Ming Campbell said:
“For all their mock outrage the Labour Party and the Tories remain close – far too close – on …

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Brown responsible for economic turmoil

Ahead of the Chancellor’s statement on the Pre-Budget Report and Comprehensive Spending Review, Liberal Democrat Leader Ming Campbell called on Gordon Brown to take responsibility for the turmoil in the economy.
Ming accused Gordon Brown of going to ground while …

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Liberal Democrats ready to fight an election

In his speech to the Liberal Democrat Scottish conference in Glasgow, Liberal Democrat Leader Ming Campbell made clear that the party is ready for a general election whenever Gordon Brown calls it. He called on Gordon Brown to end the …

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Gordon Brown has failed to deliver real change for Britain

Liberal Democrat Leader Ming Campbell launched an attack on Gordon Brown for failing to deliver real change for Britain in his first 100 days as Prime Minister.
He said:
“Mr Brown has been working hard to convince the British public …

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