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Gove compares Labour's fiscal policy to Kim Kardashian

Michael Gove has compared Labour's pledge of fiscal responsibility to Kim Kardashian's dedication to modesty.

Ed Miliband's fiscal policy has been compared to reality TV star Kim Kardashian. Credit: PA Wire

"They [Labour] are no more the party of fiscal responsibility than Kim Kardashian is a poster girl for modesty," the Tory chief whip told Channel 5 News.

"Over the course of the last five years, every time that we have cut expenditure they have opposed it. So this late and, to my mind, unconvincing conversion to fiscal responsibility isn't fooling anyone."

Mr Gove made the bizarre comparison as he was speaking about the Conservative election manifesto, which was unveiled today.

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