The idea is to push Jeremy Corbyn to build an ideologically broad team, but it distracts from the real hurdle – management.
The fundamentals - the Tories' advantage on leadership and the economy - reasserted themselves.
Tories take Morley & Outwood, in Labour's most shocking defeat.
"Most successful election campaign ever."
The Lib Dems went from 57 to eight seats.
Respect's only MP loses his seat.
Years of national polls have been defied, as the Tories romp home to a clear victory.
Lib Dem ministerial collapse.
The Green leader beats the Lib Dems in this central London seat, but Labour's candidate, Keir Starmer, romps home.
"Grateful and humbled."
Business Secretary is the biggest of the Lib Dem beasts to fall.
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