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The Queen approves Nick Clegg as Deputy Prime Minister.
Her Majesty The Queen has been pleased to approve the appointment of Nick Clegg as Deputy Prime Minister.
It has been agreed that five Cabinet posts will be filled by Liberal Democrats, including the appointment of Nick Clegg.
12 May 2010
Prime Minister's Office, 10 Downing Street
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