Liberal Democrats leader Nick Clegg will become Deputy Prime Minister, David Cameron's office confirmed late last night. Cameron became Prime Minister yesterday evening, following Gordon Brown's resignation. The Conservatives are forming a new coalition government with the approval of the Queen, and it has been agreed that Liberal Democrats will hold five Cabinet posts. Clegg said:
"We are now going to form a new government. More importantly we are going to get a new kind of government. I hope that this is the start of the new politics I always believed in."