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Lib Dems Deliver: Fairer Pay

In the coalition government the Liberal Democrats pressed for the publication of the gender ‘pay gap’ for large firms – from today it is law. Jo Swinson, who as equalities minister pressed the legislation forward in the coalition, tweeted: 2 years after I won the battle in government, #GenderPayGap reporting law comes into force today https://t.co/qhj8OvIWav — Jo Swinson (@joswinson) […]

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Cashman’s Plan

Councillor Carl Cashman, Liberal Democrat candidate for Mayor of the Liverpool City Region, has launched his Manifesto for the election taking place on Thursday 4th May 2017. The Manifesto focuses on seven key areas; – Defending and Expanding our Place in the World – A Connected City Region – Protecting the Environment – Building Better Infrastructure – Jobs and Economy […]

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Brophy: OVER HALF of all GM burglaries go uninvestigated

OVER HALF of all burglaries in Greater Manchester are not investigated by Greater Manchester Police (GMP) GMP also fails to investigate thousands of other reported crimes Jane’s Liberal Democrat team gains shocking figures via FoI Request Manchester Evening News leads with story Jane Brophy, Lib Dems GM Mayoral Candidate, has uncovered astonishing figures about the GMP’s ability to investigate crime […]

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Membership reaches 87,000 as Article 50 is triggered

The Liberal Democrats have seen their membership surge to 87,000 on the same day Article 50 is triggered. Over 5,000 members have joined the party since the beginning of February, when Jeremy Corbyn ordered his MPs to vote in favour of triggering Article 50. This comes amid reports that the Labour Party’s membership has fallen by almost 11,000 over the […]

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Gorton is a chance for Manchester to say no to hard Brexit

As the Prime Minister prepares to trigger Article 50 tomorrow, the Liberal Democrats have emphasised that it is still possible for people to stop a Hard Brexit and that the by-election in Manchester Gorton will be a chance to force Labour and the Government to “change course.” The date for the Manchester Gorton by-election was set today for the 4th May. The […]

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