Clegg's small army of political advisers has failed to halt the slide in his poll ratings.
Such a deal would satisfy neither supporters nor opponents of the coalition.
Many Liberal Democrats are agitating against their leader behind the scenes. How willing is he to be their sacrificial lamb?
Nick Clegg has sounded the starting gun for the next election campaign.
Coalition rift opens up as Clegg's party vows to block changes.
If Clegg wants Hunt to be referred, he should vote in favour of the motion.
Clegg, Salmond, Miliband, Harman, Major and Brown will also appear.
34 per cent of Lib Dem members want Clegg to step down as leader before 2015.
Oh, George, what have you done to your hair?