Philip Hammond would vote for Britain to leave the EU

Defence Secretary Philip Hammond has become the second cabinet minister to say he would vote for Britain to leave the EU if a referendum was held now.

But, like education secretary Michael Gove, he said David Cameron must be given a chance to bring powers back from Brussels before deciding.

He told BBC Radio 5's Pienaar's Politics it would be "defeatist" to leave the EU without attempting reform.

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