“I know the rage they feel with me, and with the government I lead, when they think that in Downing Street itself the rules are not being properly followed by the people who make them,” he announced.
Several MPs addressed him directly to ask him to resign, while some members of the Conservative party have continued to defend him.
BBC Breakfast later spoke to Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, Brandon Lewis, who supported the Prime Minister.
BBC Breakfast airs weekdays at 6am on BBC One.
Published at Thu, 13 Jan 2022 08:10:00 +0000