1. Sir Vince Cable was appointed a Knight Bachelor in the 2015 Dissolution Honours for political and public service.
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3. On 23 June 2018 Sir Vince Cable appeared at the People's Vote march in London to mark the second anniversary of the referendum to leave the European Union.
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9. Sir Vince Cable claimed this was unlike TTIP in which public services were to remain protected and therefore he argued the UK should remain in the EU.
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16. In September 2017 Sir Vince Cable echoed Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson in calling for greater taxation of foreign speculators in the housing market.
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19. Sir Vince Cable announced on 18 April 2017 his intention to stand for his former seat of Twickenham at the snap general election.
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21. Sir Vince Cable lost his seat, previously considered safe—with a majority of 12,140—to the Conservative candidate Tania Mathias at the 2015 general election.
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22. Sir Vince Cable described the coalition's attempt at fast, widespread reforms as being a "kind of Maoist revolution", and thought "we [the Government] are trying to do too many things.
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24. Sir Vince Cable stated he was then given specific assurances by the Ministry of Defence that the UK would be given oversight of potential bombing targets to minimise the risk of civilian casualties, including involvement in decisions, to a similar level given to the United States.
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28. Sir Vince Cable said that although "Britain does have some world-class executives", investors had not seen a return "since the turn of the century" and claimed executive pay was 120 times that of the average UK employee, whereas it was only 45 in 1998.
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32. At the 2010 general election Sir Vince Cable was again returned as MP for Twickenham.
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33. Sir Vince Cable was popular in the party and media for his attacks on the government's record over Northern Rock, HMRC's loss of 25,000,000 individuals' child benefit data and the party funding scandal surrounding David Abrahams' secret donations to the Labour Party.
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43. Sir Vince Cable served in an official capacity at the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting of 1983 in Delhi, witnessing "private sessions at first hand" involving Indira Gandhi, then-Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher, Lee Kuan Yew, and Bob Hawke among others.
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45. Sir Vince Cable was involved in a CBI trade mission to South America at this time, engaging in six months of commercial diplomacy.
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48. Sir Vince Cable was the President of the Cambridge Union in 1965.
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49. Sir Vince Cable was born in York, to a working-class Conservative-supporting family.
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50. Sir Vince Cable has recently announced that he will resign as Leader of the Liberal Democrats once Brexit 'is resolved'.
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