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Issue No. 2251

‘A disruptive revolution’

Nick Clegg’s description of the government’s health reforms—which he is threatening to instruct Lib Dems to vote against


‘Electoral human shields’

Melanie Phillips’ description of how David Cameron sees the Lib Dems in Tory magazine The Spectator


‘We have taken far too many bullets for coalition policy while the Tories have dodged them’

Senior Lib Dem peer Lord Oakeshott


‘Ruthless, calculating and very tribal’

Lib Dem business secretary Vince Cable gives his view of the Tories


‘Cameron has nothing to fear from cutting the Cable’

Prospective Tory parliamentary candidate for Cable’s Twickenham constituency, Deborah Thomas , says Cable should be sacked


‘Osborne is the one who there is the least trust in at the top of the coalition’

A senior Lib Dem on the party’s animosity towards the chancellor



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Tue 10 May 2011, 18:13 BST
Issue No. 2251
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