Liberals' Victory in the 1906 Election Essay

Liberals' Victory in the 1906 Election Essay

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Liberals' Victory in the 1906 Election

There are various reasons given as to why the Liberals succeeded in
winning the 1906 elections, decline in support towards the
Conservative party, a new Liberal attitude which enabled its members
to reunite instead of seeing their seperate ways which is what lead to
their initial collapse.

The Conservative Party like the Liberal Party split over the issue of
Free Trade and failed to reunite, unlike the Liberals which did so and
remained so. With the Liberals being reunited regarding the issues
they believed in and campaigned for enabled them to attack the
Conservatives more easily. The Liberals unlike the Conservative Party
weren't affected and too greatly bothered by the failure of their
attempts to win the Boer War. The Conservatives felt dishonoured at
the fact that there attempts to imperialise and aggrandize their
colonies and empires failed miserably.

The Conservative Party was beginning to decline in popularity. The
became disillusioned with imperialism after the B...

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