Philip Hammond causes storm with remarks about disabled workers

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Disability charity Scope and others call for chancellor to rescind his comments showing disabled population are to blame for sluggish economy Disability charity Scope called on Philip Hammond to rescind his” completely unacceptable and pejorative commentaries” after he said Britain’s sluggish productivity could partly be denounced on more disabled population in the workforce. In Wednesday’s […]

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There are no unemployed in UK, says Hammond in TV gaffe

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Chancellor is accused of being out of contact after becoming slip-up as he prepares for politically difficult plan afterwards this week Philip Hammond has claimed” “there wasnt” unemployed people” in the UK in a major slip-up as the chancellor prepares to fight for his political life in this week’s budget. Hammond’s gaffe came as he […]

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Cabinet Office to investigate after minister admits asking assistant to buy sex toys

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PM requests Speaker to strengthen disciplinary procedures as unprofessional behavior as Tory MP Mark Garnier declares helpers claims The Cabinet Office is to investigate whether Mark Garnier broke the ministerial code after he acknowledged questioning his former deputy to buy gender toys. Garnier, a minister in the Department for International Trade under Liam Fox, was […]

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Boris Johnson ought to be fired, furious Tories tell May

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Anger proliferates over foreign secretarys newspaper article, viewed in Westminster as the commencement of a leader bid Senior Conservatives have castigated Theresa May as “too weak” to unite her cabinet and roll an efficient authority after she refused to bag her foreign ministers, Boris Johnson, for break-dance grades over Brexit. Johnson riled Tory MPs on […]

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Brexit plans could fall apart ‘like a chocolate orange’, says auditor general

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Unprecedented intervention from Amyas Morse sorrows authorities vague approach to date and calls for unified programme for EU talks A lack of energy and a leading role in Theresa Mays government has left hopes of a successful Brexit at risk of falling apart like a chocolate orange, a leading government protector has warned. In an […]

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