Furious Speaker loses patience with Sunak as Chancellor punished for Budget leaks

Parliamentary etiquette means ministerial announcements are meant to be announced to MPs first.

However, ahead of tomorrow’s Budget, a series of announcements have been leaked from the Treasury to the press, causing anger and frustration both among MPs and the Speaker’s office.

Looking to punish the Chancellor, Sir Lindsay has granted Labour an urgent question in the Commons, aimed at being a nuisance for the Government.

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