Part of the debate – in the House of Commons am 3:01 pm ar 6 Chwefror 2024.

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Photo of Rachel Hopkins Rachel Hopkins Llafur, Luton South 3:01, 6 Chwefror 2024

I have informed Sir Brandon Lewis that I will be referring to him personally in this debate. He is the only Minister of the 97 in question who has claimed two severance payments in 2022-23, totalling almost £33,000. The second payment was worth three months’ pay after just seven weeks in the job as Justice Secretary. Does my right hon. Friend agree that at the height of a cost of living crisis it was nothing short of a disgrace that the right hon. Gentleman felt entitled to claim so much money from the taxpayer when delivering so little in return?