Cable launches review of corporate governance and short-termism

"I am today launching a call for evidence on the subject of pay, corporate governance and takeovers. It is called “A Long-term Focus for Corporate Britain”. It should produce a rounded account of the issues that may be causing a dislocation between what is best for the ultimate owners, the incentives of their agents, and what is best for managers."

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Chris Huhne: A more prosperous, fairer and greener Britain

"Working with Nick Clegg, Vince Cable and Danny Alexander on the green recovery has reminded me of the difference Liberal Democrats are making in Government. There is much more to do but I am determined that we will deliver on our pledge to make this the greenest government ever."

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Bonham Carter delighted at new BBC agreement with Government

"The Liberal Democrats are the BBC's strongest supporters and, like the BBC itself, we are delighted at its new agreement with the government."

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Harvey: Conducting a value for money review of Trident was key

“No major spending on replacing Trident will be committed before absolutely necessary and the British public have just gained another chance to debate this incredibly important decision."

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Stunell: Lib Dems are tackling the housing problems in this country

“In spite of such trying economic circumstances, Liberal Democrats are getting on with the job of tackling the housing problem in this country that has fast become Labour’s hidden legacy.”

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Paul Burstow welcomes £2bn extra funding for social care

"The settlement for social care shows our determination to protect hundreds of thousands of vulnerable adults and families."

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Featherstone: Fairness at the centre of decisions on cuts and spending

Commenting on the CSR, Liberal Democrat Equalities Minister Lynne Featherstone said:

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Jeremy Browne: The Foreign Office is protecting its priority

“The Foreign Office is protecting its priority: the global network of staff who work so hard to promote Britain’s interests across the world."

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Teather: We're delivering on promise to give every child a fair start

"The Spending Review shows that Nick Clegg, Danny Alexander, and the Liberal Democrats across government are delivering on their promises to give every child a fair start."

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Webb: We have protected the most vulnerable

"We have protected the most vulnerable, saved cold weather payments from planned Labour cuts and ensured there will be no impact on child poverty."

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