Chris Whitty gives a glimpse into the inevitable post-coronavirus inquiry

The chief medical officer on the issue that many Tory MPs think will define their future.

An area of near-universal consensus at Westminster is that the years after the Covid-19 crisis ends, whenever that is, will be dominated by two things: arguments over how to pay for the extraordinary economic measures deployed by the Treasury, and arguments over the multiple inquiries into the government and other authorities’ handling of the affair.

One reason why it is so likely there will be a fully-fledged independent inquiry is that to hold one is the obvious way for the...
source: New Statesman

2020-04-07 22:29
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