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Part of the debate – in the House of Lords at 11:39 am on 30th November 2017.

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Photo of Lord Scriven Lord Scriven Liberal Democrat 11:39 am, 30th November 2017

My Lords, the Minister said that the state visit has been offered and accepted. The noble Lord, Lord Bourne of Aberystwyth, the government Minister for Faith, less than 50 minutes ago said that he would be unable to welcome the President of the United States because of the tweets. With the Home Office being responsible for community cohesion, would she and other Ministers in the Home Office also be unable to welcome the President of the United States?