Keir Starmer on the Government’s COVID Response, Vaccine Roll Out & His Mum | Lorraine

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Keir Starmer joins Lorraine to discuss his plans to help protect family incomes during lockdown and scrap Universal Credit. He also talks about how he believes the Government has handled the pandemic so far and what Labour will do to support the country through this time. As well as this, away from politics, Keir opens up about his mum and why he owes so much to the NHS. Keir apologises for the a poor video connection throughout the interview.

Broadcast on 18/01/21

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