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Lamont in 2 scandals

Title
Lamont in 2 scandals
Genre
News report; Interview; Press conference
TX Date
29 Nov 1992
Year of production
1992
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Duration
00:02:12
Description
There have been calls for the resignation of Chancellor Norman Lamont after it emerged he used taxpayers’ money to pay legal bills in a court fight to evict his tenant sex therapist Sara Dale and he is behind with credit card payments.Threshers spokesperson Jane Bridges(?) confirms Lamont spent money in one of their stores and labour deputy leader Margaret Beckett condemns his actions. Report by Oni Bhattacharya.
Contributors
Margaret Beckett; Oni Bhattacharya; Jane Bridges(?)
Keywords
Public finance; Resignation (political); Norman Lamont; Political scandals; Credit cards; Sara Dale; Threshers

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