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Tom Watson regrets Michael 'pipsqueak' Gove comment

There has been a furious reaction from MPs of all parties after confusion over several revised lists from Education Secretary Michael Gove about which schools will be getting money for rebuilding projects.

Labour MP Tom Watson, whose constituency contains several schools affected, called the Education Secretary "a miserable pipsqueak of a man" but tells the Daily Politics in this interview that his wife has told him off for the comments.

He debates the confusion with Conservative backbencher Nick Boles.


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