Thursday 5 September 2019 / 10:07 PM Uncategorised

Jon Ashworth comment on chief medical officer’s condemnation of Jacob Rees-Mogg’s anti-vaxxer remarks

Jon Ashworth MP, Labour’s Shadow Health Secretary, commenting on the chief medical officer condemning Jacob Rees-Mogg for comparing Dr David Nicholl to anti-vaxxer Andrew Wakefield, said:

“It is unprecedented for our country’s Chief Medical Officer to feel the need to intervene like this

“Rees Mogg’s comments were irresponsible, offensive and total nonsense, and he must apologise.”