German Chancellor told Cameron before the 2010 general election: "The little party always gets smashed!"
Charles Kennedy, Sarah Teather and seven others vote against bill capping benefit increases at 1 per cent for each of the next three years.
It all depends on how you assume those who say "don't know" will vote when the election actually happens.
In 2007, Clegg pledged to double the number of Lib Dem MPs over two general elections - and hasn't gone back on his word since.
Lib Dem leader struggles to explain away election leaflet that called for a "real referendum" on EU membership.
Former Energy Secretary will be back "at the top table" if he is cleared over speeding claims, says Clegg.
Asking the better off to sacrifice a £300-a-year benefit, could save the same people tens of thousands of pounds in care bills.
Four Lib Dems, including Sarah Teather and Julian Huppert, voted against the bill and two abstained.
The Lib Dem leader should use his new LBC radio slot to give his critics both barrels.
Why some Tories believe that the replacement of Clegg with Vince Cable or Tim Farron is essential to their election chances.