Sarah Teather is leading the devastating charge for the LibDem rebels in this afternoon’s welfare debate. So far five LibDems are understood to be rebelling or abstaining in this evening’s vote:
To be clear,I'll abstain tonight,but vote against at 3rd reading if I can't support an amendment at committee stage—
Adrian Sanders (@adriansandersmp) January 08, 2013
Andrew George is also reportedly likely to abstain. Whips will be quaking…
UPDATE: David Ward has now indicated he will rebel.