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Campaigners set out proposals for a better deal for low-income taxpayers
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Lib Dem leader Menzies Campbell has unveiled a cash incentive to improve diversity in his party
Lib Dems back diversity drive

The Liberal Democrat conference has today supported tough new action to improve the party’s representation among women and ethnic minorities. Delegates in Brighton voted overwhelmingly to back a motion put by the Lib Dem leadership for extra funds to support ethnic minority and female candidates, and to consider diversity when deciding which seats to target… Read more »

Delegates voted in favour of Menzies Campbell's tax plans
Lib Dems scrap 50p tax plans

Menzies Campbell has passed his first test as Liberal Democrat leader when party members today voted overwhelmingly to back his new tax proposals. Delegates at the Lib Dem conference in Brighton agreed to scrap the top 50p rate of tax that was the party’s flagship policy at the last general election. Instead they backed a… Read more »