With a hung parliament a serious possibility after the May 6th general election, we could see a coalition government between either the Labour party and the Lib Dems or the Conservative party and the Lib Dems.
This throws up the potential of a mixed party government with what would normally be shadow ministers in important government roles such as the Chancellor of the Exchequer.
Who Would Make the Best Chancellor of the Exchequer Poll?
This is not a poll on which political party will run the economy best, but which of the three main political parties potential next Chancellor of the Exchequer YOU trust most to manage the economy effectively and would like to see as chancellor after the election.
Which Chancellor do you Trust on the Economy Poll?
- Labour Party : Alistair Darling (20%, 617 Votes)
- Conservative Party : George Osborne (21%, 667 Votes)
- Liberal Democrat Party : Vince Cable (59%, 1,841 Votes)
Total Voters: 3,125
If you believe another MP would be best suited for the job, feel free to make a comment below.
Which Political Party do you Trust on the Economy?
With significant differences between how Labour managed the economy during the credit crunch and recession relative to what the Conservatives reported they would have done, a major political issue is which political party will manage the economy best after the general election.