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Issue No. 2322

‘We have not yet managed to persuade the Conservatives’

Lib Dem leader Nick Clegg on his proposed ‘mansion tax’


‘Conference, the Liberal Democrats are not for turning’

Lib Dem minister Ed Davey tries to channel Thatcher


‘He has been told to stick to salads if he wants to be leader’

A Lib Dem source on MP Ed Davey’s ambition to lead the party


‘Am I of any interest to anyone but me?’

Former Tory minister Edwina Currie in her newly published diaries


‘Never mind the badgers—save the Cleggster… he is probably a natural Tory’

London’s Tory mayor Boris Johnson on Nick Clegg


‘I think the effect of the Lib Dems in the government has been a benign force’

Labour’s Jon Cruddas wants to be pals with Clegg too


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Tue 25 Sep 2012, 18:30 BST
Issue No. 2322
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