Friday, March 04, 2011

Congratulations Dan Jarvis!

I'm not one to read too much into by-election results (I hope!) ...

... but I couldn't help a wry smile when I heard various Liberal Democrats this morning stating (correctly) that Labour lost it's deposit in several by-elections whilst in Government form 1997 to 2010.

What they all failed to mention, strangely enough, was that those deposit-losing by-elections came MANY years into Labour's 13-year spell in Government, whilst this Liberal-Democrat deposit-losing by-election has come just 10-months into them being in Government :-(

They need to be very careful - as with power can often come delusion.

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