If it was led by someone with a different profile and the party wasn't in turmoil it would have a real chance. A real pity the way it has turned out because the manifesto is the best I have ever seen.
Still, certainly something worth fighting for. I for one am right behind it and think it has at least a chance if over the next few weeks something can change. the Tories have scored an own goal with the plans for social care, how that got past their advisers I will never know. Plenty of older people with a house worth 300k will know they will not, should they require care, be leaving the legacy they had hoped to their kids.
If labour could just somehow kick on from here they could actually do something incredible.
: For the first time in ages I thought the
: Tories got a proper kicking tonight, long
: overdue of course.
: Libs, Labour and Green all landed big
: It's no wonder May wouldn't do the leader
: debate. There is nothing there beyond
: 'strong and stable'. And this policy asking
: old people to borrow against their houses
: for care would be electoral suicide in any
: other era. Labour need to hammer this home
: big time between now and June 8th it's a
: I am going to have to reduce my prediction
: from 150 majority to 100 if this carries on
: ;-) :-(