Lord Rennard: What did Nick Clegg know, and when?

(3 Posts)
longfingernails Sun 24-Feb-13 18:51:50

Let us remind ourselves what the pious St Clegg said:

“Clearly what happened on a large scale was people felt so intimidated by fame and power that they didn’t speak up for a long period of time.

Serious questions need to be asked and if after we find out what’s happened it’s clear that people have turned a blind eye or, worse still connived with it then of course they’re going to have to be held to account and heads – if that turns out to be the case – will need to roll.”

http://order-order.com/2013/02/24/nick-clegg-heads-will-need-to-roll

longfingernails Sun 24-Feb-13 23:33:26

Clegg's statement reminded me of Bill Clinton hiding behind semantics. How could he be unaware of it if "his office" asked Danny Alexander to have a word with Lord Rennard? What, specifically, were the "non-specific" allegations? What did he do to investigate and add specificity?

Anyway, it's starting to unravel quite quickly
www.itv.com/news/2013-02-24/rennard-claims-raised-directly-with-clegg-in-2008/

LineRunner Tue 26-Feb-13 20:32:02

I'm interested into why Clegg specifically named Danny Alexander as part of this debacle.

Is Danny's star waning?

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