Alistair Carmichael

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Former government whip Alistair Carmichael urges ex-colleagues to quit if necessary.
'It is the job of the official opposition in Parliament to scrutinise government.'
Labour has been accused of failing to scrutinise the government and oppose Theresa May’s plans to take Britain out of the
The government must tell Parliament what they aim to achieve. Parliament must be allowed to do its job in scrutinising that. And the people ultimately must be allowed to have their say on the final deal reached. Surely that is what "taking back control" was all about.
A lone wolf attack, from a self-radicalised zealot does not represent Islam. He does not represent the millions of peace loving Muslims across the world. As we stand with the LGBT+ community, and all those who grieve, we also stand with Muslims who share our grief and anger. How do we find the words to reply to such a senseless crime?
I hope the tide starts to turn for the Lib Dems. Indeed, they campaign on many issues that many other parties hold dear: a more proportional electoral system, reformation of the House of Lords, devolving power to local communities. And whilst I don't agree with much of their policy, they could help to form one of the strongest cross-party oppositions to the Scottish Government at a time when this is desperately needed.
A decision to clear the last remaining Scottish Liberal Democrat MP of misleading voters, despite judges admitting he told
Liberal Democrat MP Alistair Carmichael is to chase legal costs of around £150,000, The Huffington Post understands, after