As it happened: Miller resignation

Key points

  • Maria Miller resigns as culture secretary, saying the ongoing row over her mortgage expenses has become a "distraction"
  • Ed Miliband accuses David Cameron of mishandling the issue, but the PM says the Labour leader is "jumping on a political bandwagon"
  • Bromsgrove MP Sajid Javid replaces Mrs Miller and is in turn replaced at the Treasury by Nicky Morgan, who also becomes minister for women

Live text


  • Sean Clare 
  • Anna Browning 
  • Justin Parkinson 

Last updated 9 April 2014

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