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General Election Update for May 30th

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Social Media Mentions by day

Party Mentions by day up to election Party Daily Mentions 2017 Election

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2017 2015 Leader mention comparison

Conservative Party News

Conservative Party - Key Phrase Mentions

Conservative Party Mentions by Key Phrase

Top Headlines

  1. Politicians give verdict on Corbyn-May TV interviews
  2. Theresa May, Jeremy Corbyn face tough questions on live TV
  3. Sturgeon warns of ’emboldened Tory government’ ahead of SNP manifesto launch
  4. UK PM May's Conservatives see poll lead narrow again
  5. Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn put on the spot in live TV grilling
  6. Asia stocks drift down from 2-year highs, pound nurses losses
  7. Dollar firms against sterling, euro amid political uncertainties
  8. SNP election win in Scotland would reinforce mandate for indyref2: Nicola Sturgeon (From Bridgwater Mercury)
  9. Amber Rudd to Angela Merkel: You can depend on the UK
  10. UK PM May's election lead narrowing, sixth poll since Manchester attack shows

Top Tweets

  1. .@Theresa_May won't take me on in a debate but here's what it might look like if she did and we debated education.… https://t.co/flfvgDyDnv - Tweet from Jeremy Corbyn (@jeremycorbyn )
  2. I urge every young person to vote at #GE2017. 57% of you didn't vote in 2015. Please vote. It's your future that th… https://t.co/4bjoYMF3OS - Tweet from James Melville (@JamesMelville )
  3. Theresa May tried to sneak out the back door in Tynemouth just this very moment. She didn't bank on this happening https://t.co/IuQm7hwadX - Tweet from Tory Fibs (Eoin) (@ToryFibs )
  4. How dare @theresa_may claim to speak for 65 million people on Brexit let alone Trump? She doesn't speak for me https://t.co/Jz2624Uon9 - Tweet from Alastair Campbell (@campbellclaret )
  5. Theresa May conveniently forgets that she supported Britain remaining in the EU. Here's a little reminder.… https://t.co/m3ThQlweK8 - Tweet from James Melville (@JamesMelville )
  6. The £5,600 Tory Nadhim Zahawi claimed in expenses to heat his stables is small fry compared to this. Time to vote t… https://t.co/dqHHn4KVRN - Tweet from Rachael (@Rachael_Swindon )
  7. . @BorisJohnson looks dreadful. Clearly very tired. Something has gone very, very badly wrong. Looks like could jus… https://t.co/7Noj86POlx - Tweet from Aaron Bastani (@AaronBastani )
  8. Mcdonnell hits back at Conservatives after Corbyn childcare costings gaffe: "The only numbers in the Tory manifesto… https://t.co/lfwQUc6bOK - Tweet from Faisal Islam (@faisalislam )
  9. Who is it that's standing alone @theresa_may ? https://t.co/Ic3s8fLDqv - Tweet from Jeremy Corbyn for PM (@JeremyCorbyn4PM )
  10. Brexit is a threat to jobs, and public services, the NHS, schools and the welfare system. Admits Theresa May. https://t.co/IfdMzi9ML3 - Tweet from Jo Maugham QC (@JolyonMaugham )

Labour Party News

Labour Party - Key Phrase Mentions

Labour Party Mentions by Key Phrase

Top Headlines

  1. Politicians give verdict on Corbyn-May TV interviews
  2. PM: Labour-SNP sweetheart deal could lead to ‘government in chaos’
  3. Jeremy Corbyn rules out deal with SNP in hung parliament
  4. Theresa May, Jeremy Corbyn face tough questions on live TV
  5. Where is the environment, Green Party’s Caroline Lucas to ask Labour and Tories
  6. British PM candidates clash over Brexit in TV grilling
  7. UK PM May's Conservatives see poll lead narrow again
  8. Jeremy Corbyn stumbles over childcare figures on Woman's Hour
  9. Corbyn's leadership of Labour 'not an issue' for voters
  10. Theresa May warns Jeremy Corbyn would be 'alone and naked' in Brexit negotiations

Top Tweets

  1. Public holidays were never a gift from the powerful. Working people - the Labour movement - fought for them. Now La… https://t.co/15FibHy6to - Tweet from Jeremy Corbyn (@jeremycorbyn )
  2. RATINGS May v Corbyn - 2.79m Britain's Got Talent - 8.45m - Tweet from Richard Osman (@richardosman )
  3. Jeremy Corbyn went on Woman's Hour with @Emmabarnett to launch Labour's childcare policy. Here's how it went https://t.co/ay2eYTSvrK - Tweet from Michael Deacon (@MichaelPDeacon )
  4. How much will Labour's childcare plans cost? Leader @jeremycorbyn couldn't answer on @BBCRadio4 #womanshour… https://t.co/tFwHZFVvg2 - Tweet from BBC News (UK) (@BBCNews )
  5. .@UKLabour will give all our children the best possible start in life, as part of our plan to build a country… https://t.co/b5SFbFbWcf - Tweet from Jeremy Corbyn (@jeremycorbyn )
  6. Cascade of media stories claiming Corbyn bungled tax return. All wrong. Turns out media did not read return properly. Illustrates media bias - Tweet from Diane Abbott (@HackneyAbbott )
  7. Division of Labour bro. You should be thankful. https://t.co/jTea4dNkMq - Tweet from Josh (@sire_liljosh )
  8. Mcdonnell hits back at Conservatives after Corbyn childcare costings gaffe: "The only numbers in the Tory manifesto… https://t.co/lfwQUc6bOK - Tweet from Faisal Islam (@faisalislam )
  9. Notable that Paxman asked Corbyn about IRA and Hamas, but didn't ask May about Saudi arms deals or Palestinian rights. #BattleForNumber10 - Tweet from david white (@davidwhite020 )
  10. Many of the reasons I hear people say they don't like Corbyn are based on lies. Unfair, dangerous and bad for democ… https://t.co/F4OQTKe8Yu - Tweet from Kevin Maguire (@Kevin_Maguire )

Liberal Democrats News

Liberal Democrats - Key Phrase Mentions

Liberal Democrats Mentions by Key Phrase

Top Headlines

  1. General election 2017: Lib Dems warn over crime database access
  2. UK could lose access to terror database under PM's Brexit terms, says Clegg
  3. Election 2017: Tories name Millar for Wales debate
  4. Low paid Brits spend half their wages on rent - how Labour, Lib Dems and Conservatives say they'll make it 'affordable'
  5. British Election: Anti-Brexit Liberal Democrat Leader Tim Farron on His Party's Comeback Fight
  6. Why the former Richmond Park MP Zac Goldsmith believes the time is right for a political comeback
  7. Tim Farron on Dominic Raab: the Alan B’Stard view of politics
  8. Kirkintilloch shared space safety lights plan thrown out - Kirkintilloch Herald
  9. The Paradoxical Tim Farron: A Political Barometer
  10. Lib Dems vow to end caste bias – PPP Focus

Top Tweets

  1. May told Paxman "the Liberal Democrats wanting a second referendum" made her trigger the snap election. See what 9 Lib Dem MPs can do! #fb - Tweet from Jon Ball (@JonBall )
  2. No Conservative government is better than a bad Conservative government. @LibDems #StopBrexit #dontbrexitfixit… https://t.co/nq7pfV3P4V - Tweet from Andrew Parnall (@dontbrexitfixit )
  3. Oh dear, Brexit Sabateur and EU appeaser @nick_clegg has been caught lying again. https://t.co/QE73ZSsglc via @MailOnline - Tweet from England My England (@WantEnglandBack )
  4. .@Nick_Clegg responds to Theresa May on threat of Brexit to NHS and schools https://t.co/JdkMAVdRph - Tweet from Lib Dem Press Office (@LibDemPress )
  5. . 'Politicians are the lowest form of life on earth. Liberal Democrats are the lowest form of politicians." -Gener… https://t.co/b1NDXhFZXR - Tweet from Less Gov. More Fun. (@LessGovMoreFun )
  6. Tim Farron on @bbc5live: Final Brexit deal will affect us for generations. It should be signed off by the people not politicians - Tweet from Lib Dem Press Office (@LibDemPress )
  7. .@LibDems would invest an extra £1.2 billion into our police forces https://t.co/aUuXagdhWU - Tweet from Elaine Bagshaw (@esbagshaw )
  8. Is this the Nick Clegg who spent 5 years in Cabinet with Tories, drove through the cuts, tuition fee rises etc in e… https://t.co/xgNMpGzFdT - Tweet from Jon Trickett (@jon_trickett )
  9. Earlier @timfarron and @SimonHughes visited the @ComptoirG bakery. #VoteLibDem on June 8 to elect Simon and many mo… https://t.co/cIA1lKM4UR - Tweet from Liberal Democrats (@LibDems )
  10. “We need an anti-Conservative force”: @Anoosh_C meets Nick Clegg, who wants to work with Labour after the election… https://t.co/aVT8ztgnVe - Tweet from New Statesman (@NewStatesman )

Scottish National Party News

Scottish National Party - Key Phrase Mentions

Scottish National Party Mentions by Key Phrase

Top Headlines

  1. PM: Labour-SNP sweetheart deal could lead to ‘government in chaos’
  2. SNP election win in Scotland would reinforce mandate for indyref2: Nicola Sturgeon
  3. Jeremy Corbyn rules out deal with SNP in hung parliament
  4. Sturgeon warns of ’emboldened Tory government’ ahead of SNP manifesto launch
  5. Scotland should have new choice on independence at end of Brexit: SNP policy document
  6. Former Labour voter condemns Jeremy Corbyn for 'ruthlessly' adding VAT to his children's private school fees
  7. Jeremy Corbyn pledges to 'open discussions' with Nicola Sturgeon over second independence referendum
  8. SNP vows to raise minimum wage in bid to tackle inequality (From Evening Times)
  9. Nicola Sturgeon launches SNP manifesto with'triple lock' for second independence referendum
  10. SNP want 50p UK tax rate to fund £118bn public spending plan

Top Tweets

  1. Heading to the city of Perth to launch @theSNP manifesto for #GE2017. It is a manifesto that offers a clear alternative to more Tory cuts. - Tweet from Nicola Sturgeon (@NicolaSturgeon )
  2. The back cover of the SNP manifesto features a picture of a young boy being impaled by a plastic triceratops. https://t.co/DpPLAtBmD2 - Tweet from Joey D'Urso (@josephmdurso )
  3. SNP leader @NicolaSturgeon claims that Conservative policy will put children into poverty "in one of the richest co… https://t.co/cuOh0kgDzp - Tweet from Channel 4 News (@Channel4News )
  4. Tories in Perth show up with a No Referendum banner. SNP activists unveil a EU flag & saltire chanting "Now is not… https://t.co/LgWIPsxXn8 - Tweet from Robert J Somynne (@RobertJSomynne )
  5. .@theSNP will halt all military support and arms sales to regimes suspected of violations of human rights and int humanitarian law. #VoteSNP - Tweet from Paul Aitken (@mrpaulaitken )
  6. SNP calls on new government to raise NHS budget per head in England to Scottish level, 7% higher - @NicolaSturgeon… https://t.co/tdOuhguuxA - Tweet from BBC News (UK) (@BBCNews )
  7. At @theSNP manifesto launch @NicolaSturgeon takes questions from the media unlike @theresa_may she's not afraid of scrutiny #GE17 #VoteSNP - Tweet from Joanna Cherry QC (@joannaccherry )
  8. Vote SNP to strengthen Scotland and stop Tory cuts, @NicolaSturgeon says ahead of @theSNP manifesto launch https://t.co/523Ez1UKOp #GE17 - Tweet from Peter Murrell (@PeterMurrell )
  9. This is the queue to get into @theSNP manifesto launch in Perth. https://t.co/5TEA5Ugtel - Tweet from kathryn samson (@kathsamsonitv )
  10. How times have changed. Tory protest outside @theSNP manifesto launch #ge17 https://t.co/ESCJpp5yxb - Tweet from norman smith (@BBCNormanS )

UK Independence Party News

UK Independence Party - Key Phrase Mentions

UK Independence Party Mentions by Key Phrase

Top Headlines

  1. Former Labour voter condemns Jeremy Corbyn for 'ruthlessly' adding VAT to his children's private school fees
  2. Farage and Johnson's election blind date
  3. Ukip leader Paul Nuttall suggests terror suspects should be locked up without trial
  4. Brexit: Situation Report - Live Trading News
  5. Could Labour's love be lost in Mansfield after 94 years?
  6. Nigel Farage: I'm separated, I'm skint
  7. How UKIP’s election strategy is boosting Theresa May’s chances of a big majority : Democratic Audit UK
  8. Why Two-Party Politics Is Making A Comeback In The UK
  9. What is in the 2017 General Election manifestos? Here's what Labour, the Tories, Lib Dems and Ukip say they'll do
  10. What the party manifestos say about Brexit - MoneyWeek

Top Tweets

  1. WATCH @Nigel_Farage: "They're meddling, and once [Brexit] is all over I think the House of Lords has to go. What… https://t.co/qOSzz066vJ - Tweet from LEAVE.EU 🇬🇧 (@LeaveEUOfficial )
  2. 43 years in @theSNP & never hated my mother (who was English),my nieces (who are English) or myself (born Bromley).… https://t.co/o8Cbxsxa4m - Tweet from Michael Russell (@Feorlean )
  3. Real courage from @paulnuttallukip the only leader who would be firm and radical https://t.co/n9glVDbJMk - Tweet from Peter Whittle AM (@prwhittle )
  4. May shoring up Ukip switchers to Cons by focusing on Brexit after last night's TV clashes. Scrambling to the finishing line - Tweet from Kevin Maguire (@Kevin_Maguire )
  5. UK, Survation poll: CON-ECR: 43% LAB-S&D: 37% ↑ LDEM-ALDE: 8% UKIP-EFDD: 4% SNP-G/EFA: 2% ↓ Greens-G/EFA: 1% ↓ PC-G/EFA: 1% #GE2017 - Tweet from Europe Elects (@EuropeElects )
  6. UKIP's Paul Nuttall challenged about one of his MEPs calling Islam "a death cult" https://t.co/1qJtgdxbBN… https://t.co/yxbp9Cnjdv - Tweet from BBC News (UK) (@BBCNews )
  7. If you can get there, please help. Great candidate, super-critical marginal. Greens standing and UKIP isn't. #GE17 https://t.co/nKDBAkW7Pl - Tweet from The SKWAWKBOX (@skwawkbox )
  8. They do say opposites attract... Nigel Farage & Rachel Johnson smashed it on #ElectionBlindDates In full:… https://t.co/4bG4C7P6It - Tweet from Victoria Derbyshire (@VictoriaLIVE )
  9. Only UKIP in Parliament can defend our borders and get immigration under control. Please LIKE & SHARE… https://t.co/SIpNXHJ6nY - Tweet from Tim Aker MEP (@Tim_Aker )
  10. We don't hate you we just don't want to be in a political union with you Cos you're a bit... UKIP https://t.co/6IM9bLTxS6 - Tweet from Mr Malky (@MrMalky )

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