Nick Clegg tried to rally delegates at the Liberal Democrats conference today, after weeks of bruising scandals.
The deputy Prime Minister called the disgraced former MP Chris Huhne an "outstanding" and "effective" politician, despite the fact he could be sent to jail next week.
Tensions within the coalition were also on display.
ITV News Political Correspondent Libby Wiener reports:
But it was clear from his reception that Vince remains immensely popular - the man many see as the only true Lib Dem voice in the Cabinet.
Nick Clegg admitted tonight that his party had let people down, by not properly investigating allegations of sexual harassment.