Nick Clegg: This opportunity cannot be hijacked

December 3, 2014 3:02 PM
Originally published by UK Liberal Democrats

Within hours of the momentous decision by the Scottish people to remain in the UK, Westminster found itself once again bogged down in conventional party political point scoring.

I have seen for myself the way in which the vested interests in the two old parties can conspire to block reform - scuppering elections to the House of Lords and a clean up of party funding in recent years.