UK: Liberal Democrats forced to abandon female quotas, Baroness Warsi on her Cabinet demotion

 

Nick Clegg speaking at the Liberal Democrat party conference. Photo: REUTERS

Liberal Democrats forced to abandon female quotas Telegraph.co.uk However, conference again reminded me that the Lib Dems need to do much more to improve our female representation. We’ve been good at getting women elected to the Welsh Assembly, European Parliament and many Councils, but crucially not

Baroness Warsi on her Cabinet demotion Telegraph.co.uk Exclusive: In her first interview since being removed as the first-ever female Chairman of the Tory Party, Baroness Warsi tells Cathy Newman about life in her new role, keeping up pressure on David Cameron to get more women into Government and late night networking with the boys.

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