Election 2015: Fear triumphs over hope

Fear must never triumph over hope. But a good article and some very thoughtful, intelligent responses.
Are we really going to just sit back and let this happen???

Westminster Confidential

David Gauke, prediicted the Tories would have a small working majority last Saturday David Gauke, prediicted the Tories would have a small working majority last Saturday

Last Saturday in Berkhamsted market  treasury minister David Gauke, my local Tory MP now safely re-elected, told me five days before polling day, that the Conservatives would be returned with a small working majority.

At that time people said to me” he would say that, wouldn’t he? ” but Gauke had picked up, presumably from constituency returns, that the Liberal Democrats were doing badly. As the main challengers to the Tories in Herts South West he might take an interest even though his seat is one of the safest in the country. And he would know that many Liberal Democrat seats were vulnerable to the Tories and that Labour had more or less had it in Scotland.

As it turns out whether he had a crystal ball or not he was right – even though the opinion polls…

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One response to “Election 2015: Fear triumphs over hope

  1. Sonya Lippold

    After the Election ,next day? amongst the many news items ,comments, there was an item that stated Lynton Crosby, had sent hit squads to all the Lib Dem held constituencies, it would be interesting to find some more detail on this, I will enquire locally, but hope to hear from others please.

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