Sir Vince added: "There is a big space in British politics which I am determined that we should occupy".
Cable previously served as the acting leader of the party, when Sir Menzies Campbell resigned in 2007.
He recaptured the district in the June 8 election when the Lib Dems made gains in areas that backed staying in the European Union in last year's referendum, though the party's vote share fell.
Former health minister Norman Lamb has also indicated he is considering going for the job, but hotly tipped East Dunbartonshire MP Jo Swinson has ruled herself out, saying she will try to become deputy leader instead.
Speaking on BBC Radio 5 Live, Sir Vince declined to say whether he would fight the next General Election, due in 2022 when he would be 79.
Trump's lawyer denies he's being investigated
Mueller serves at the will and pleasure of Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , who appointed him to head the inquiry. Schiff cited the fact that the president at one meeting "cleared the room" of advisers and asked to speak to Comey alone.
Sir Vince is seen as a stable figure within the party.
At 74, Cable is the senior statesman among the party's MPs. You remember Bernie Sanders in America as well.
"I'm a liberal to my fingertips, and that liberalism means that I am passionate about defending the rights and liberties of people who believe different things to me".
In Mr Farron's resignation to statement to staff he said: "From the very first day of my leadership, I have faced questions about my Christian faith".
The leadership contest will run throughout the summer, with the new leader elected by party members in a postal ballot in time for the start of the Lib Dem annual conference in Bournemouth on 16 September.
Sekulow is responding on "Fox and Friends" to a statement that Trump's tweets can make it harder for others to do their job. Rubio is a member of the Senate Intelligence Committee , which is doing its own probe into Russian election interference.
Strand Two of the agreement deals with crossborder institutions which promote mutual prosperity in Ireland and Northern Ireland . His successor, Theresa May , made the mess worse by putting party before country.
Prosecutors allege he knowingly used a business structure which hid income from his image rights between 2011 and 2014. IBTimes UK earlier revealed that Ronaldo wants to leave Real and he has already informed the club of his decision.
With so many Cup teams built down the middle, Dallas' Cody Eakin (who McPhee also drafted), Minnesota's Erik Haula and St. Building through the draft is the best way to create sustainable success , and McPhee seems committed to that in Vegas.
Portuguese sports daily A Bola also claimed that Perez had already been informed of the 32-year-old's decision. Perez employed six managers during his first spell, as Real won two La Liga titles and the Champions League.
ADOT officials say traffic in both directions may take a 105-mile detour through Safford and Duncan by using USA 191 and US 70. Authorities said a dust storm caused by high winds likely contributed to the crash, which was reported around 5:30 p.m.
The additional pressure on Qatar came after Doha rejected Saudi demands delivered by a Kuwaiti envoy Wednesday. Tillerson has been tapped by Trump to help mediate the worst diplomatic crisis in the Gulf in years.
Finally he claimed the negotiations would offer "a revolution" which would solve a longstanding issue in British politics. What does this mean for Brexit and the future of the UK? We are talking about a confidence and supply agreement with them.
He said those were the rights of expatriate citizens and problems of a new EU-UK border, notably cutting across Ireland . He added that the United Kingdom would seek to set up a free trade arrangement and a custom agreement.
Polaris recalls up to 35000 ATVs because of asbestos bans
Other countries, including the USA and Canada - which do not have similar bans on asbestos - have not been affected by the recall. Triggering the protocol ensures all relevant agencies work together to implement a whole-of-government response.
Donald Trump Attorney Says President Not Under Investigation
Bush administration, when he served as an outside adviser on Supreme Court picks and other issues related to judicial nominations. Even more troubling, however, is the fact that Mueller himself might have to answer questions in any obstruction investigation.
Trump faces knife-edge congressional vote — Georgia election
ROSWELL, Ga. (AP ) - The most expensive House race in US history heads to voters Tuesday in the northern suburbs of Atlanta . Ms Handel, 55, spent Monday campaigning across the district, and received support from a Donald Trump tweet on Tuesday.