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  Cable, Vince
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AffiliationLiberal Democrats  
<-  2017-01-01  
 
NameVince Cable
Address102 Whitton Road
Twickenham, , United Kingdom
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Born May 09, 1943 (78 years)
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Apr 12, 2018 09:15pm
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InfoA Labour councillor in Glasgow in the early 1970s (and candidate for the then-safe Conservative constituency of Glasgow Hillhead), joined the SDP in the 1980s and continued with the LibDems after the merger. Former economist at Shell.

MP for Twickenham 1997-Present

Liberal Democrat Deputy Leader 2006-Present
Liberal Democrat Leader (interim) 2007


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Dec 22, 2010 10:00am Commentary Ignorant, hypocritical buffoon. And worse. Cable must go.  Article New Jerusalem 

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RACES
  07/20/2017 Liberal Democrats Party Leader Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  06/08/2017 UK Parliament - Twickenham Won 52.75% (+14.73%)
  05/07/2015 UK Parliament - Twickenham Lost 38.00% (-3.25%)
  05/11/2010 UK Secretary of State for Business, Innovation & Skills Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  05/06/2010 UK Parliament - Twickenham Won 54.39% (+20.33%)
  03/02/2006 Liberal Democrats - Deputy Leader Won 38.75% (+2.50%)
  05/05/2005 UK Parliament - Twickenham Won 51.65% (+19.28%)
  06/07/2001 UK Parliament - Twickenham Won 48.75% (+15.33%)
  05/01/1997 UK Parliament - Twickenham Won 45.12% (+7.36%)
  04/09/1992 UK Parliament - Twickenham Lost 39.68% (-10.74%)
  06/11/1987 UK Parliament - City of York Lost 15.93% (-25.72%)
  06/09/1983 UK Parliament - City of York Lost 22.98% (-18.33%)
  06/18/1970 UK Parliament - Glasgow Hillhead Lost 30.51% (-30.80%)
ENDORSEMENTS
Liberal Democrats Party Leader - Aug 26, 2020 LD Ed Davey
UK Alternative Vote Referendum - May 05, 2011 YES Yes
Liberal Democrats - Deputy Leader - Jun 09, 2010 LD Simon Hughes
Liberal Democrat Party Leader - First Round - Mar 02, 2006 LD Menzies "Ming" Campbell