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Sky News published this video item, entitled “Watch live: Former PM David Cameron faces questions from the Treasury Committee over lobbying row” – below is their description.
Former Prime Minister David Cameron is facing questions from the Commons’ Treasury Committee over his lobbying for a now-collapsed finance firm.
Mr Cameron is due to appear before two separate House of Commons committees today over his actions on behalf of Greensill Capital.
The former prime minister has already been revealed to have bombarded ministers and officials – as well as the Bank of England – with WhatsApp messages, texts and emails in pursuit of winning Greensill access to government-backed COVID support schemes.
Watch David Cameron give evidence to the Public Accounts Committee at 1700 here: https://youtu.be/Z-sHROMRNys
Read more from Sky News here: https://news.sky.com/story/greensill-lobbying-scandal-david-cameron-to-face-long-afternoon-of-mps-questions-12304935Sky News YouTube Channel
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