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Voters still choose Labour despite 'unpopular' Miliband

A poll by former Conservative party deputy chairman Lord Ashcroft has found Labour could win "a comfortable majority" in the 2015 general election.

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Tory chair rejects calls for pact with Ukip

Tory chairman Grant Shapps has resisted pressure from Eurosceptic Conservative MPs to form a pact with Ukip at the 2015 general election.

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We are not going to have a pact or joint candidates or what have you. It can't happen anyway, it can't happen on a technical basis because we do not allow joint candidates to stand.

We are the Conservative Party, we are the best chance of offering an in/out referendum, the only chance of having an in/out referendum.

You need 326 MPs to pass an act to get that referendum. Currently Ukip have zero.

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