18 Feb 2020

Minister urges No 10 to review vetting after aide resigns

Political Editor

Racist and offensive – that’s how one government minister has described the views of a man not relegated to the political fringe – but working at the heart of government.

How did someone who’s suggested black people have a lower IQ than white people and enforced contraception could prevent “creating a permanent underclass” – end up with a job in Number 10?¬†Andrew Sabisky was brought into Downing Street by the Prime Minister’s chief adviser Dominic Cummings.

Mr Sabisky resigned last night Рbut questions remain about  how he was hired Рas our Political Editor Gary Gibbon reports.