Minister postpones TV interviews amid second-home report

Maria Miller
Maria Miller is due to address the Commons this afternoon on same-sex marriage. Credit: David Jones/PA Wire

Equalities Minister Maria Miller has postponed planned TV interviews this morning on same-sex marriage.

It comes amid a report in The Daily Telegraph that the Cabinet minister, whose primary position is Culture Secretary, claimed more than £90,000 for a second home where her parents lived.

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