Jacob Rees-Mogg Archive

Beano sends cease-and-desist letter to Jacob Rees-Mogg asking him to stop masquerading as one of their characters
Beano has asked Jacob Rees-Mogg – who is often jokingly referred to as a walking, talking caricature of poshness – to stop masquerading as one of its cartoon characters.

The children’s comic alleged that the politician and their character Walter Brown are more alike than coincidence allows for, and accused the MP of “copyright infringement” on Twitter. Walter Brown, the infamous enemy of Dennis …

Lord O’Donnell Likens Tory Brexiters To “Snake Oil Salesmen”
Brexiter ministers and MPs have been branded as “snake oil salesmen” by Former civil service chief, slamming them for accusations that officials are plotting to sabotage Britain’s departure from the European Union.

The former cabinet secretary Gus O’Donnell, known in Westminster as “GOD”, slapped down MPs, including hardline Tory Brexiteer Jacob Rees-Mogg who claimed that Treasury civil servants had “fiddled the figures” to show Britain would be worse …