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Jeremy Browne said he was "very nervous" about control orders. "We do that for football hooligans, let alone people who are minded to go and express themselves in terrorist ways in foreign conflicts. Let’s see what the Prime Minster sugg... Continue to article
Jeremy Browne said the departures of Dominic Grieve and Ken Clarke from David Cameron’s government showed the Prime Minister was “making concessions to the right”. “Dominic’s a fascinating insight into the tussle that is taking place wit... Continue to article
Jeremy Browne said he would not go as far as Conservative plans for higher public sector strike thresholds, but criticised teachers for planning to strike later this week. "I think I do have some difficulty with that for the reasons that... Continue to article
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Nick Clegg is reported to be frustrated by Liberal Democrat ministers' comments about their Tory colleagues. Aides to the Deputy Prime Minister have said he is concerned that the integrity of the Coalition could be threatened by disunity. It comes as Foreign Office minister Jeremy Browne became the latest Liberal Democrat minister to be caught out by the Daily Telegraph. Mr Browne was recorded saying the Tories' instincts on immigration were "uncharitable" and also described his Coalition partners' European allies as "an embarassment".
Nick Clegg admitted the Liberal Democrats had a "disappointing night" after the party failed to capitalise in their boost in popularity following the television debates. Chris Huhne and Jeremy Browne held onto their seats but Lembit Opik and Evan Harris lost theirs. The party failed to win four top target seats: City of Durham, Oxford East, Newbury and Guildford.
Foreign office minister Jeremy Browne is the latest Liberal Democrat minister to be caught out by the Daily Telegraph. Mr Browne was recorded saying the Tories' instincts on immigration were "uncharitable" and also described his coalition partners' European allies as "an embarassment". Meanwhile Mr Browne's colleague Sarah Teather came out of the paper's investigation unharmed, after her private comments were found to be in keeping with her public statements.
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