Hmmm. Not the Simon Hughes who allowed and benefited from a devious homophobic election campaign in Bermondsey against Peter Tatchell?
I agree with Guido: "Hughes is an ambitious, lying politician who has lied to everyone for twenty-two years, why should anyone trust him now?"
My choice of Lib Dem leader: Mr Hâf.
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