Topic: Conservative Party (UK)
Tonight's British debates, setting up the British election, will focus on foreign affairs. But Labour Prime Minister Gordon Brown and Tory leader David Cameron are expected to take aim at surging rival Nick Clegg, leader of the upstart Liberal Democrats.
04/22/2010 11:08 am
The UK race has gone from static to electric, says one pundit, as Liberal Democrat Nick Clegg surges after last week's debate. His sudden popularity has thrown open a race that was once seen as the Conservative Party's to lose.
04/21/2010 12:34 pm
Liberal Democrats' leader Nick Clegg bested Prime Minister Gordon Brown and Conservative Partly leader David Cameron in the first of three televised presidential-style debates ahead of the British election on May 6.
04/16/2010 12:20 pm
With the UK general election campaign in full swing, Tory leader David Cameron unveiled a Conservative Party platform Tuesday that he hopes will lead the party back to power after 13 years in opposition.
04/13/2010 11:59 am
Prime Minister Gordon Brown dissolved parliament today and set the country on course for a raucous and unusual campaign ahead of the Britain general election on May 6. As candidates jockey, signs of political Americanization abound.
04/06/2010 05:01 pm
Prime Minister Gordon Brown asked Queen Elizabeth to dissolve parliament today, setting the stage for a general election in Britain in which the rival Tories are the front-runners.
04/06/2010 12:03 pm
Photos of the Day Photos of the Day 04/05
As the Greek debt crisis rolls on, some in Britain worry that the crisis is being used to undermine economic sovereignty and pushes European integration further.
04/02/2010 12:43 pm
The Adam Smith Institute Blog Meaningful budget cuts and protected budgets: A contradiction in terms?
With so many areas of the UK budget protected from cuts, meaningful cuts in the overall budget will be nearly impossible.
03/25/2010 01:18 pm
There is little incentive for politicians to reform the lobbying industry when they are the ones to profit from it.
03/25/2010 01:03 pm