Peter Hoskin

Either insidious or incompetent

Phil Woollas, the Immigration Minister, spoke on Today earlier about the Damian Green arrest.  Here’s what he had to say:

“I can assure you that ministers had no knowledge whatsoever of this. The wise thing for everyone to do is wait to see what happens…

…The police are independent from the Home Office.

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