So Clegg is calling Sandra Gidley a liar now… Interesting manoeuvre. Wonder how confident he is in the loyalty of Oates, Alexander etc…
— Max Wind-Cowie (@MaxWindCowie) February 27, 2013
Clegg says for first time Lord Rennard may have stood down for reasons other than his health:"Of course these things were in the background"
— Sophy Ridge (@SophyRidgeSky) February 27, 2013
Clegg says 'issues' of Rennard's 'inappropriate behaviour' were a factor in his departure. Clegg not even pretending he might be innocent!
— Tim Shipman (@ShippersUnbound) February 27, 2013
In his statement on Sunday Clegg insisted: “he subsequently resigned as Chief Executive on health grounds”. Today he admits the claims against Rennard were “in the background” when he quit. His story is unravelling…