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Of these three, Labour and the Liberal Democrats are most similar. Many people who prefer the Liberal Democrats vote for the Labour candidate
 
Of these three, Labour and the Liberal Democrats are most similar. Many people who prefer the Liberal Democrats vote for the Labour candidate
 
where Labour is stronger and vice-versa where the Liberal Democrats are stronger, in order to prevent the Conservative candidate from winning.
 
where Labour is stronger and vice-versa where the Liberal Democrats are stronger, in order to prevent the Conservative candidate from winning.
 
In 2010, Liberal and Conservative governments shared the vote of the UK voters creating a hung government, it was decided that Conservatives and Liberal Democrats will perform as a power-sharing government. However this was not the first time the country has been run in a similar fashion as Liberal and Conservative governments alternated in power until World War I and Labour formed two short-lived minority governments in 1923-24 and 1929-31.
 
  
 
In the 1997 UK General Election, the [[Democratic Left (United Kingdom)|Democratic Left]] organised GROT - Get Rid Of Them - a tactical voter campaign.  In 2001, the Democratic Left's successor organisation the [[New Politics Network]] organised a similar campaign [http://www.tacticalvoter.net tacticalvoter.net]. Since then tactical voting has become a real consideration in British politics as is reflected in by-elections and by the growth in sites such as www.tacticalvoting.com who encourage tactical voting as a way of defusing the two party system and empowering the individual voter.
 
In the 1997 UK General Election, the [[Democratic Left (United Kingdom)|Democratic Left]] organised GROT - Get Rid Of Them - a tactical voter campaign.  In 2001, the Democratic Left's successor organisation the [[New Politics Network]] organised a similar campaign [http://www.tacticalvoter.net tacticalvoter.net]. Since then tactical voting has become a real consideration in British politics as is reflected in by-elections and by the growth in sites such as www.tacticalvoting.com who encourage tactical voting as a way of defusing the two party system and empowering the individual voter.

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