This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government
The Deputy Prime Minister and Vice President last met at the White House in September 2010.
In a brief visit to the US capital, the Deputy Prime Minister participated in a joint UK-US conference on social mobility with the Vice President’s Middle Class Task Force. The conference focused on sharing best practice in promoting social mobility, a priority for the Coalition Government.
Mr Clegg also made a call on Vice President Joe Biden at the White House to discuss UK-US cooperation on a range of shared issues including the situation in Libya.