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|YG daily poll: The Sun||Apr 7||Apr 6|
|LAB to CON swing from 2005||4%||5.5%|
So two polls tonight showing boosts for the Lib Dems – which is probably the product of the broadcasting equal air-time rules that came into effect as soon as the election was declared. The third party which can have a big challenge getting its voice heard is now seeing certain coverage and that, I believe is being reflected in tonight’s numbers.
There’ll be disappointment amongst the Tories that what had seemed to be a sure-footed start to the campaign has not been reflected in any of the post announcement polls.
Labour will be delighted to remain on 32% with YouGov.
Tomorrow, as they say, is another day.