Nick Clegg is the “least popular party leader in modern political history”, says The Daily Telegraph. YouGov research for The Sunday Times found just 13% thought the deputy prime minister was doing a good job, compared to 78% who said the opposite. At the time of the 2010 general election, Clegg’s approval ratings stood at 74%.
Infighting broke out in the wake of “disastrous” local and European election results, with senior figures in the party describing Clegg as a “toxic brand”.
Lib Dem activists have begun no-confidence proceedings against Clegg in 190 local associations (they need to be successful in 75 [...]
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