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"It's important that people can at least trust their politicians to be straight with them, even if they don't agree with them" Conservative MP Sir Bob Neil has submitted a letter of no confidence in PM Boris Johnson calling for him to resign bbc.in/3LXz6Um
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On this week's Any Questions, Adam Fleming is joined in Burnham-on-Sea, Somerset by Grace Blakeley, Thangam Debbonaire MP, John Glen MP and Martin Thatcher. #BBCAQ Listen Friday 8pm / Saturday 1:10pm @BBCRadio4 or on demand on @BBCSounds bbc.in/3wOxTdP
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Rishi Sunak says the government's cost of living support package totals £37bn But that's only if you count up all the grants and tax cuts and ignore previous tax rises The IFS says it’s more like £19bn – if you factor those in #BBCRealityCheck bbc.in/3MTF8H7
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Should workers show pay restraint to ease inflation? #Newsnight's @KirstyWark asks shadow Treasury minister Abena Oppong-Asare 👇 bbc.in/3wQJx7W
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"Creating a whole new means-tested system for a new benefit would be extremely time-consuming." Treasury minister Helen Whately tells #Newsnight why the discount on energy bills is being paid directly to every household, which millions don't need bbc.in/3wQJx7W
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"It's a big bazooka" PM Boris Johnson says this is not "going to fix everything for everybody" but package of support is "substantial commitment by government" to get people through bumpy time ahead bbc.in/3MSpVFX
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"We have families that can't put children on the floor because cockroaches will crawl over their baby" Report exposes wealth inequality in north-west England bbc.in/3z2YtBt
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Steve sleeps in his shop basement as he can't always afford the petrol to get home bbc.in/3MVIUQe
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The Sue Gray report, the timing and impact of the windfall tax and the political future of Northern Ireland - if you missed last night's Question Time you can watch it here: bbc.in/3zilKj9 #bbcqt
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“We’re sitting here in May, we don’t know what energy bills will be next April” The Chancellor Rishi Sunak MP is asked if he will have to outline another emergency support package next year ⤵️ bbc.in/3MWvJOM
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“What’s likely to happen is that benefits and pensions next year will go up by this year’s much higher inflation levels” The Chancellor Rishi Sunak MP is asked what will happen with benefits in light of rising inflation ⤵️ bbc.in/3MWvJOM
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