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In full: Sir Keir Starmer told to withdraw comment after calling Boris Johnson a 'coward' in PMQs

Telegraph, 17 Nov 2021
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A former minister has admitted that Boris Johnson’s proposals on second jobs would simply “uphold the existing rules”.

The Prime Minister yesterday attempted to head off more political pain by publishing a letter to the Speaker, in which he recommends adopting two proposals to restrict MPs’ second jobs.

His intervention came just as Sir Keir Starmer, the Labour leader, gave a press conference setting out his plan to “clean up politics” ahead of a vote curbing outside interests today.

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