Toughen up rules on ministers’ conduct, says standards watchdog

, Toughen up rules on ministers’ conduct, says standards watchdog, The Evepost BBC News
, Toughen up rules on ministers’ conduct, says standards watchdog, The Evepost BBC News

Releasing the report’s full findings, the committee’s chairman and former director of MI5, Lord Evans, said social media, political polarisation and what he described as the “coarsening of public debate” had increased the risks to public standards, along with additional pressure from the pandemic and Brexit.