Over the weekend keeps the Liberals session in Västerås, sweden. The plan is to sharpen the arguments for the elections to the european Parliament. In addition, there will be dinner with dancing on Saturday evening, participants will ”prove that it is more fun to be liberal,” according to the partihemsidan.
the Risk is that it becomes not so much of whether one or the other. Many discussions, learn instead to be about the opinionsmässiga doldrums L find themselves in. Not to mention the headlines Cecilia Wikström and Emma Carlsson Löfdahl has given rise to in recent weeks. As well as the partiledarval to take place in June.
two main reasons. To a large extent, it is about the open conflict around the pathway in the formation of the government. It gave the image of a party reeling. Such a punishing voters always.
the Elections to the EUROPEAN parliament, was meant to serve as a last resort – to help the party to emerge as a united and functional. The weekend's events would be a start.
the Unveiling of the toppkandidaten Cecilia Wikström's well-paid board appointments have shot the L-tagged hopes in shreds. Mp Emma Carlsson Löfdahls obvious greedy approach around their övernattningslägenhet in Stockholm has made everything " worse. During the awkward handling has not helped.
Friday's announcement from Carlsson Löfdahl that she defies party's call to leave his post and only takes a time – out and from Cecilia Wikström that she did not intend to choose between his mission in politics and business – suggests that the internal turmoil will continue.
to opinionstappet is the choices made in the formation of the government. But it was on the other side of an inevitable loss. The liberal electorate is divided into a minority whose priority was to get away Stefan Löfven from the power and a majority who definitely do not want to give the SD influence. The former have to a large extent left. Had you chosen otherwise, had they later instead made it.
in the Best position to lead L out of the recession is probably a person who is animated by the choices made.
in Addition, the focused choice not just about the tight partiintresset. It meant a recognition of the basis of the nearest rival right now is not social democracy, but the rise of populist nationalism. And that it requires that liberal parties can work together both to the right and the left.
It is hardly in the Liberals ' interest to hat further around the pathway. In the best position to lead L out of the downturn, a person who is animated by it made.
to climb over at all to be able to begin, however, must the party first to pull herself together and put an end to the controversy around Wikström and Carlsson Löfdahl.