Tories 290 Labour 252. Gov majority of 38. If Lib Dems joined us Gov would have lost, but they abstained. They are Lib Dems after all.
Voting on jeremy hunt - labour motion defeated 252-to290 -now if 60 odd libs had voted with us ??? Saved by libs
MPs voted by 290-252 against a Labour motion calling for an investigation into Jeremy Hunt's handling of the BSkyB takeover bid.
Nick Clegg has laid bare a coalition rift by revealing that he wants the PM to launch a probe into Jeremy Hunt's handling of the BSkyB bid.
The Liberal Democrat leadership has asked its members to abstain in a debate over Jeremy Hunt's behaviour during the BSkyB bid process.