Brexit minister apologises for entertaining Jacob Rees-Mogg conspiracy theory on Brexit data

Steve Baker was forced to formally apologise to the House this morning for entertaining a conspiracy theory put forward by Jacob Rees-Mogg. The Brexit minister said he was sorry for not challenging a damaging claim that Treasury officials are attempting to influence Brexit policy. Mr Baker said on Thursday the accusation was “essentially correct”, leading … Continue reading Brexit minister apologises for entertaining Jacob Rees-Mogg conspiracy theory on Brexit data