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Lembit Opik on Nick Clegg as Liberal Democrat leader

5 March 2012 Last updated at 13:58 GMT

Former MP Lembit Opik has said Nick Clegg should stay on as deputy prime minister, but stand aside as Liberal Democrat leader so someone else could rebuild the party's electoral fortunes.

He told Jo Coburn on the Daily Politics this was "not an anti-Nick Clegg proposal" as he debated the ideas in his new book with Lib Dem MP Duncan Hames, Labour's John Woodcock and Conservative Alun Cairns.

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