Happy new year! Welcome to your first newsletter of 2020. This month, as well as reacting to the disappointing results of the general election, we look at what the party has been working on since, rebuilding our Commons team and holding the new government to account.
We hope you enjoy:
<[link removed]>"It is easy to despair. But I say let’s foster hope instead."
Jo stood down as leader of the Liberal Democrats the day after the general election. Read her moving speech here:
Read Jo's speech → <[link removed]> <[link removed]>Meet Our New Commons Team
Acting co-leader of the Lib Dems, Ed Davey, has announced his new Commons team. Meet our new spokesperson team that will be holding the new government to account here:
Meet the team → <[link removed]> <[link removed]>Ed's New Year's Message
"We have a job to do: to oppose Brexit and remain Britain’s leading pro-European, internationalist party.
But that’s never been our sole purpose. Liberalism is so much more."
Watch Ed's message for the new year → <[link removed]> <[link removed]>2.3 million EU citizens do not have Settled Status
At the end of November, only a third of EU citizens had successfully been granted Settled Status, the programme which lets EU citizens living and working in the UK know whether they will be allowed to remain here after 31st January.
EU citizens should be allowed to stay → <[link removed]> <[link removed]>We must fight for a better democracy
The Withdrawal Agreement is making its way through Parliament. From protecting Eramus, to guaranteeing the rights of EU citizens living in the UK, the Liberal Democrats are continuing our fight against the damage that Brexit will do.
Find out more → <[link removed]> <[link removed]>We must fight for a better democracy
The Electoral Reform Society's research into the recent election shows that the need for electoral reform is only getting stronger.
Here's the plan → <[link removed]>We hope you've enjoyed this month's newsletter.
With best wishes,
The Liberal Democrats
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