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By-election win shows Liberal Democrats are alive and kicking

March 1, 2013 1:49 PM
Originally published by Scottish Liberal Democrats

Commenting on the Liberal Democrat win in the Eastleigh by-election,Willie RennieWillie Rennie where Mike Thornton won with 13,342 votes, Scottish Liberal Democrat leader Willie Rennie MSP said:

"This shows that the Liberal Democrats are alive and kicking. This is a positive win at mid-term in government. This shows that people are listening to local Liberal Democrats who will all work to build a stronger economy in a fairer society, enabling every person to get on in life.

"This result builds on our good, solid results right here in Scotland in Rutherglen and Kirkintilloch by-elections. The Lib Dems on the up."