Wednesday, 15 October 2008

The old chestnut of all-women shortlists

What would happen if Labour continued with their old plan of introducing all-women shortlists? It failed to work when attempted previously in a true Labour heartland.

Would it work in Cardiff West? Would an 'intended incumbent' be happy with this if she was already told?

But what if...

[Hat-tip to Mr Anonymous]


Anonymous 15 October 2008 at 22:37  

Surely this is a joke and not a labour political one.

Anonymous 15 October 2008 at 23:52  

She's not actually going to try for Cardiff West.

Anonymous 16 October 2008 at 09:29  

At the first Assembly election Labour had a policy of twinning constituencies. Cardiff West had a male candidate and Cardiff North a female one. I suspect their policy will be ditched!

pippa is a tory blog said said said 17 October 2008 at 01:00  

This is great. Loads of Tory anons writing about something they patently have no idea about

Genius :-)

labour just do like criticism 17 October 2008 at 08:54  

You have to agree that it was/is Labour policy. There's no doubting that you are you trying to alter history. A bit difficult after Blaenau Gwent :-)

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