September 21, 2023

Dawson County Journal

Dawson County, Nebraska

Liberal Democrats Controversially Drop ‘Christian’ Candidate in Blue Wall Seat

The Liberal Democrats have deselected a former journalist with “Christian beliefs” only 10 months after he was chosen to be the candidate in one of their top target seats.
David Campanale claimed earlier this week, during an interview with GB News, that activists in Sutton and Cheam, a Conservative-held constituency in southwest London, had turned against him after learning of his faith.
Campanale said: “In this particular constituency, the activists … since I was selected at the beginning of the year, said ‘now that we know that you hold Christian beliefs we don’t want to deliver your leaflets.’”
In June 2017 Tim Farron stepped down as the leader of the Liberal Democrats, saying “remaining faithful to Christ” was incompatible with leading the party….
Source: The Epoch Times