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Why won’t Boris apologise?

12 min listen

After the government abandoned plans to overhaul the Commons standards rules, Rishi Sunak has said the government needs to ‘do better’. Will the PM show some contrition soon? Max Jeffery talks to James Forsyth and Katy Balls.

On the podcast, James Forsyth says: ‘He really doesn’t like apologies, never has done. So when he doesn’t apologise he gives the story legs.’


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