James Forsyth James Forsyth

Have Tory MPs reached breaking point?

Boris Johnson (Credit: Getty images)

Another day, another scandal. The Simon McDonald letter, which John Connolly writes about here, has escalated the Pincher story. It challenges the entire No. 10 account of what Boris Johnson knew about previous Pincher allegations and when.

The reaction of Tory MPs to this latest development is a combination of exhaustion and despair.

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