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Can Lib Dems punch above their weight?

The Liberal Democrat leadership has been insisting at its conference this week that it is having a real influence on coalition policy. But with only eight percent of MPs in Parliament, how much influence can the Liberal Democrats really expect to wield? Our chief political correspondent Gary O'Donoghue has been walking the conference corridors trying to find out.

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