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Cable stresses experience as he announces he will stand for the Lib Dem leadership

"With 20 years on the national political stage I am passionate as ever about our liberal values"

By Prospect Team  

Vince Cable will run for the leadership of the Liberal Democrats. Photo: PA

Vince Cable has confirmed that he will run for the Liberal Democrat party leadership. The former business secretary made the announcement on Lib Dem voice, saying that he has the “energy, enthusiasm and experience” to lead the party in a statement that made a virtue of his age and history within the party:

“With 20 years on the national political stage I am passionate as ever about our liberal values. I am ready to commit my…

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