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The five must-read blogs from today, on Nick Clegg, electoral reform and the BNP.

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1. Nick Clegg vs students (what you won't be seeing on BBC Online)

Political Scrapbook shares footage of some students venting their rage at the Deputy Prime Minister.

2. Why I'm opposed to Compass opening its membership beyond Labour

Liberal Conspiracy's Sunny Hundal explains why the pressure group should not offer Greens and Lib Dems full membership.

3. The Reeves plan

At the Disraeli Room, Adam Schoenborn assesses the Lib Dems' five-year plan.

4. No to AV

Over at Progress, Peter Kellner examines why the British National Party may be so against AV.

5. Would Britain need electronic counting machines for AV?

The FT's Jim Pickard reports that the Electoral Commission hasn't even considered if electronic counting machines would be "necessary" in an AV world.

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