Election Case Studies

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  • ELECTION CASE STUDIES
    • 2017
      • rise in nationalism
      • Theresa May, only tory to stand in snap election
      • CONSERVATIVE WIN
      • Brexit caused Cameron to stand down
      • wanted bigger majorty and mandate
      • minority government and DUP arrangement
      • sort out Brexit and find further funds for NHS
    • 1997
      • New Labour contrasted the outdated tories
      • divisions over the EU
      • Modern campaigns
      • Tony Blair, charismatic and media supported
      • LABOUR WIN 418 seats
      • Major wasn't a strong enough leader
      • nationalisation vs privatisation
      • Conservatives in power for 18+ years
    • 1979
      • CONSERVATIVE WIN 339 seats
      • Callaghan lost vote of no confidence
      • stronger foreign policy and outspent labour
      • Winter of Discontent, high unemployment
      • Margaret Thatcher, strong leader
      • fixing economy was main issue

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