Tory chair: Chancellor 'not exploiting' deaths of children

Conservative Party chairman Grant Shapps denied the Chancellor was exploiting the deaths of the six Philpott children for party-political advantage by linking them to the welfare debate.

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PM backs Osborne on Philpott

The Prime Minister has said the Chancellor's remarks about Mick Philpott, convicted of killing his six children and the need for welfare reform "were absolutely right".