Keir Starmer defends his comments on private healthcare

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Published on June 5, 2024 - Duration: 00:38s

Keir Starmer defends his comments on private healthcare

Sir Keir Starmer has defended his comments on private healthcare.

The Labour leader caused a stir during the first TV debate of the election on Tuesday night when he insisted he would never use private healthcare - even if he had a relative on a waiting list - because the NHS "is in his DNA." Report by Kennedyl.

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