The Welsh Liberal Democrats: From Government to Opposition and Then Back Again?

@article{Deacon2007TheWL,
  title={The Welsh Liberal Democrats: From Government to Opposition and Then Back Again?},
  author={R. Deacon},
  journal={The Political Quarterly},
  year={2007},
  volume={78},
  pages={156-164}
}
  • R. Deacon
  • Published 2007
  • Political Science
  • The Political Quarterly
  • For over 50 years from 1945 onwards, the Liberal Party and then the Liberal Democrats were either in decline in Wales or struggling to survive from election to election. Since 1997, however, there has been a steady evolution in the party's electoral and political strength. Over this past decade, the Welsh Liberal Democrats, as a state party, have experienced a change in electoral fortunes that has on occasions put them into national political power well in advance of their federal counterparts… CONTINUE READING
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