Labour accuses Boris Johnson of rewriting parliamentary rules amid sleaze row

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The Independent published this video item, entitled “Labour accuses Boris Johnson of rewriting parliamentary rules amid sleaze row” – below is their description.

Labour has accused Boris Johnson of attempting to rewrite parliamentary rules to save a Tory found guilty of sleaze — despite refusing to remove another MP who sexually harassed a member of staff.

It comes after No 10 revealed the prime minister was backing plans to rip up existing rules for punishing rule-breaking MPs after last week’s finding against the former Tory minister Owen Paterson.

Read the full story here: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/politics/boris-johnson-owen-paterson-suspended-b1950613.html

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