Vince Cable disagreed with Jeremy Paxman's assertion that the pledge not to raise tuition fees was an election stunt.
It was not a stunt ... it was part of genuinely felt wish to assist the student population. We weren't able to follow through with it, but it was deeper than a stunt.
Nick Clegg has allowed a satirical site to release a musical version of his apology over his pledge to oppose an increase in tuition fees
Liberal Democrat Leader Nick Clegg has apologised for promising to abolish tuition fees during the 2010 election campaign.