- letting 16 year olds become porn stars
- taxing your dog
- an uncosted promise to boost maternity pay by 30%
- giving the vote to serving prisoners
It isn't enough anymore to simply give the press good quotes about how poor the current government is, jump aboard bandwagons or to oppose for the sake of opposition. There comes a point, when you have to expect greater scrutiny of the policies that you offer as an alternative. To be fair, it is a kind of compliment to the national leadership for the opposition that they have presented, but it doesn't do to look aggrieved when you aren't allowed to dodge tough questions.
Still, I'm sure the delegates were roused to action by the inspiring exhortation to go back to their constituencies and prepare for opposition.