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Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 5:46 pm on 25th March 2020.

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Photo of Dawn Butler Dawn Butler Shadow Secretary of State for Women and Equalities 5:46 pm, 25th March 2020

Further to that point of order, Mr Speaker. The Leader of the House says that it is not possible to brief the House before this is ready, but if that is the case why has the press been briefed before this House? Does he not think that things have been done in reverse? He is holding the House in contempt. He is the Minister who loves the procedures of this House, so why have the Government briefed the press before the House?