David Cameron did not square the watered-down Lords reform plans with the Lib Dems.
Asked if they knew about his plan for a "smaller" elected element, he answered "no"
The Lib Dems point out their manifesto agreement is for a wholly or mainly elected Lords and that they still want that.
ITV News learns that Mr Cameron hadn't squared his watered-down Lords plan with Nick Clegg and the Lib Dems.
In his final Prime Minister's Questions before recess, the man in question looked as though he needed a holiday more than ever
The Government has retreated on its plans to reform the House of Lords after dropping a vote on the timetable for legislation.