Wed, 15 Sep 2021 17:56:31 GMT
First Cabinet post for MP who has accused BBC of bias and complained of ‘leftwing snowflakes’ in comedy
Boris Johnson has appointed Nadine Dorries as culture secretary, giving a first Cabinet post to an outspoken MP who has previously accused the BBC of being biased and claimed comedy is being killed by “leftwing snowflakes.”
An MP for 15 years before her first government role in 2020, as a junior health minister, Dorries was known for her robust views on other areas including abortion, and on equal marriage, which she opposed, saying it had lost the Conservatives millions of votes.
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