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'Cable is a lame duck and should have gone': Tory backbench anger as Business Secretary clings on


-Two women posing as constituents trapped Lib Dem
-Minister boasts how he blocked BSkyB takeover
-'Murdoch's whole empire is now under attack'
-Cable offers to quit during crisis talks with Clegg
-Tories suggest Cable could be replaced by David Laws
-Clegg: 'It's been dealt with, we must move on'
-News Corporation: 'We are shocked and dismayed'
-Miliband: This shows the Coalition is a sham

Humiliated: Vince Cable leaving his home in Twickenham today

A senior Tory backbencher today branded Vince Cable a 'lame duck' and suggested he could be ousted from the Government in the New Year.

Leading dissent in the wider Tory party after the Business Secretary kept his job, Christopher Chope accused the Lib Dems of trying to have it both ways.

The secretary of the influential backbench 1922 Committee insisted Mr Cable should have been sacked and raised


Added: Dec-22-2010 
By: ellhow
Tags: vince cable, rupert murdock
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