Tom Goodenough Tom Goodenough

Jo Swinson’s Lib Dems risk falling into Theresa May’s trap

Voters dislike Jo Swinson the more they see her. That was the verdict of a poll this week revealing that even Remain voters are turning away from the Lib Dem leader, despite the party’s fervent anti-Brexit pitch. In the summer, those asked about Swinson were apathetic: they didn’t know who she was.

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