Prime Minister Theresa May has refused to say when or if the Newton Abbot MP Anne Marie Morris will be allowed back into the Conservative Party.
Ms Morris was suspended this summer after using a racist word during a public event.
Mrs May made the comments to Political Correspondent David Wood at her party's annual conference in Manchester.
When pressed on a potential return to the Conservative Party for Ms Morris, the Prime Minister reiterated that the Newton Abbott MP is 'suspended'.
Watch the Prime Minister's answer in full: