Lib Dem sources: Oakeshott is a 'busted flush'

Senior Liberal Democrat sources have called Lord Oakeshott a "busted flush" after the peer claimed that the party is heading for disaster under Nick Clegg.

ITV News Political Correspondent Libby Wiener reports:

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Lord Oakeshott a "busted flush" - says senior Libdem source, after peer claims party heading for "disaster" under Nick Clegg

Read Lord Oakshott's resignation statement here

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