New research suggests the opposite - voters were more likely to back Labour if they thought they would win.
A vibrant democracy depends on strong opposition.
Polls and forecast showing possiblity of a hung parliament are a sign of how well the campaign has gone for Jeremy Corbyn.
This Brexit-focused election is just one milestone in a long and complex relationship between the UK and the EU.
The noise level hasn’t risen above a low gurgle in the background.
Angry calls for “something to be done” play into terrorists’ hands.
Hidden in the Conservative manifesto are a series of measures that would tilt the field in their favour.
Parties have suspended political activities in a mark of respect.
A paid-up Conservative party member and anti-apathy campaigner is not impressed with the options on offer.
Around the world, support for genuinely revolutionary ideas is strong, but in the UK at least, there's less enthusiasm for the people promising them.
The Northern Ireland secretary's questions on Jeremy Corbyn and the IRA are valid. But he shouldn't be asking them for the sake of the Tory campaign.