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Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 2010 to 2016

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David Cameron: Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 2010 to 2016
David William Donald Cameron is a British politician, businessman, lobbyist and author who served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 2010 to 2016. He was Member of Parliament (MP) for Witney from 2001 to 2016 and leader of the Conservative Party from 2005 to 2016. He identifies as a one-nation conservative, and has been associated with both economically liberal and socially liberal policies.

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Cameron doorstep as Greensill lobbying scandal continues [Video]

Cameron doorstep as Greensill lobbying scandal continues

Former prime minister David Cameron has been asked if he has any regrets over the Greensill lobbying scandal which led to an emergency review of lobbying guidelines by Lord Evans. The report, which..

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Former UK PM Cameron denies Greensill lobbying driven by greed [Video]

Former UK PM Cameron denies Greensill lobbying driven by greed

David Cameron grilled by UK parliamentary committee over links with now-collapsed supply chain financier.

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Cameron says he had ‘big economic investment’ in Greensill Capital [Video]

Cameron says he had ‘big economic investment’ in Greensill Capital

David Cameron has said he had a “big economic investment” in Greensill Capital but insisted that did not motivate his intense lobbying of the Government for the collapsed firm.The Conservative..

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David Cameron leaves home ahead of grilling by MPs [Video]

David Cameron leaves home ahead of grilling by MPs

Former prime minister David Cameron was seen leaving his house on Thursday morning. Mr Cameron appears before two select committees of MPs later in the day to face questions over his lobbying..

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Labour on David Cameron’s ‘pathetic’ and ‘shameful’ lobbying [Video]

Labour on David Cameron’s ‘pathetic’ and ‘shameful’ lobbying

Shadow cabinet minister Kate Green has described former prime minister David Cameron’s lobbying on behalf of Greensill Capital as “shameful” and “embarrassing”. Report by Jonesia. Like us on..

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Government Lobbying Scandal Explained [Video]

Government Lobbying Scandal Explained

Former Prime Minister David Cameron remains at the centre of a major lobbying scandal.  It comes as the current Prime Minister Boris Johnson faces questions over refurbishing his Downing Street..

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UK government to investigate David Cameron's lobbying for Greensill [Video]

UK government to investigate David Cameron's lobbying for Greensill

The British government has launched an independent inquiry into David Cameron's lobbying for Greensill.

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Labour activists protest against ‘Tory sleaze’ [Video]

Labour activists protest against ‘Tory sleaze’

Labour Party activists dressed as David Cameron, Rishi Sunak, Boris Johnson and Matt Hancock protested against “Tory sleaze and cronyism” outside the gates to Downing Street on Wednesday morning...

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'Tory sleaze is back and it's bigger than ever' [Video]

'Tory sleaze is back and it's bigger than ever'

Labour MP Rachel Reeves has slammed former Prime Minister David Cameron for working in his "own private interest" during the height of the coronavirus pandemic after it was claimed Mr Cameron contacted..

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Lobbying scandal: 'Nobody welcomes this sort of controversy' [Video]

Lobbying scandal: 'Nobody welcomes this sort of controversy'

Environment minister George Eustice has said that whilst "nobody welcomes this sort of controversy", the "reality" of the David Cameron lobbying scandal is that "nobody gave any special favours" to the..

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Daily politics briefing: April 18 [Video]

Daily politics briefing: April 18

The key facts behind the day's headlines on April 18 as the controversy continues over the role former prime minister David Cameron played in securing Whitehall access for Greensill Capital.Sir Bernard..

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David Cameron's involvement with finance firm Greensill Capital "was not relevant", Rishi Sunak has said, as he told MPs all requests from businesses for economic support were dealt with "on merit".
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Heir to Tony Blair? Clearly, you wish, David Cameron

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It was always going to be a long and painful afternoon for David Cameron. And it couldn't have been much worse.
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Cameron's 'eyebrow raising' spellcheck excuse on text message questioned

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David Cameron has blamed a spelling mistake for a text message in which he appeared to show advance knowledge of a Bank of England interest rate cut.
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Cameron says he was paid 'generous amount' to lobby on behalf of Greensill

David Cameron has said he was paid a "generous annual amount" which was "far more than I earned as prime minister" to lobby on behalf of a now-collapsed financial services firm.
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Cameron to face long afternoon of MPs' questions over Greensill lobbying scandal

Former prime minister David Cameron is set to face a long afternoon of questions from MPs over his lobbying for a now-collapsed finance firm.
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Greensill lobbying: What are the key questions facing David Cameron?

Since becoming embroiled in the Westminster lobbying scandal David Cameron has kept a low profile, but all that ends on Thursday.
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'Are you a fraudster?': Financier at centre of Cameron lobbying row faces MPs' grilling

'are you a fraudster?': financier at centre of cameron lobbying row faces mps' grilling
The founder of Greensill Capital - the firm which ex-prime minister David Cameron lobbied for - has denied his previous government role allowed him to win contracts for his business.
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'Rishi, David Cameron here': Former PM's Greensill lobbying texts to ministers revealed

'rishi, david cameron here': former pm's greensill lobbying texts to ministers revealed
David Cameron told the Treasury's top civil servant it was "bonkers" that a financial services firm he was lobbying for had been denied access to government-backed COVID loans.
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Westminster lobbying scandal: What questions are Greensill and Cameron likely to face?

westminster lobbying scandal: what questions are greensill and cameron likely to face?
This week, MPs on the treasury select committee will get the opportunity to question Lex Greensill and David Cameron live.
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Cameron lobbied Treasury's top civil servant over Greensill

David Cameron lobbied the Treasury's top civil servant on behalf of a financial services firm that later collapsed.
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Cameron and Sunak set to be quizzed by MPs over Greensill lobbying controversy

cameron and sunak set to be quizzed by mps over greensill lobbying controversy
Former prime minister David Cameron and Chancellor Rishi Sunak are set to be hauled before MPs to answer questions over the Greensill Capital lobbying controversy.
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Lobbying rules are 'pretty good' and Cameron didn't do anything wrong - minister

lobbying rules are 'pretty good' and cameron didn't do anything wrong - minister
David Cameron did not do anything wrong when lobbying for Greensill Capital and "meticulously observed the rules", the environment secretary has told Sky News.
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Cameron will respond 'positively' to any request for Greensill evidence

cameron will respond 'positively' to any request for greensill evidence
David Cameron will respond "positively" to any request to give evidence to inquiries into the Greensill affair, according to his spokesman.
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Labour accuses Tories of return to 'sleaze of the 90s' in push for fuller Greensill inquiry

labour accuses tories of return to 'sleaze of the 90s' in push for fuller greensill inquiry
Labour has accused the Conservatives of a return to the "sleaze of the 1990s" ahead of a push for a fuller inquiry into the David Cameron lobbying controversy.
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Greensill lobbying row deepens as it emerges top civil servant worked for firm while at Cabinet Office

greensill lobbying row deepens as it emerges top civil servant worked for firm while at cabinet office
A senior civil servant worked for Greensill Capital - the financial firm at the centre of the David Cameron lobbying row - while still employed in Whitehall, it has been revealed.
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Top lawyer will have 'carte blanche' with review into firm Cameron lobbied for, says PM

top lawyer will have 'carte blanche' with review into firm cameron lobbied for, says pm
Boris Johnson has promised a top lawyer will be given "carte blanche to ask anybody whatever he needs" as part of a review into the activities of a collapsed finance firm David Cameron lobbied for.
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Rishi Sunak summoned to parliament to explain Greensill-Cameron ordeal

Rishi Sunak has been asked to appear before parliament tomorrow to explain why he granted Greensill Capital access to a COVID loan scheme after David Cameron lobbied him.
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Review launched into Greensill Capital following David Cameron lobbying row

A review is to be launched into Greensill Capital following David Cameron's lobbying of government, Whitehall sources have confirmed to Sky News.
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David Cameron breaks silence over Greensill lobbying controversy

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Former prime minister David Cameron has accepted he should have acted differently over his role in the Greensill lobbying controversy.
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What is the Greensill lobbying scandal and why is David Cameron involved?

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David Cameron has been in the headlines recently over his alleged involvement in a lobbying scandal with a firm he advises and the Treasury.
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Cameron took Greensill for 'private drink' with Hancock to discuss NHS payment scheme - report

cameron took greensill for 'private drink' with hancock to discuss nhs payment scheme - report
David Cameron took financier Lex Greensill for a "private drink" with Health Secretary Matt Hancock to discuss a payment scheme later launched in the NHS, according to a report.
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David Cameron 'told friends it was a mistake' to text chancellor to lobby him for his employer

david cameron 'told friends it was a mistake' to text chancellor to lobby him for his employer
David Cameron has reportedly told friends it was a mistake to send private text messages to Chancellor Rishi Sunak to help his employer gain access to a coronavirus loan scheme.
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Rishi Sunak confirms he 'pushed' to help David Cameron with Greensill COVID loan request

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Rishi Sunak "pushed" officials to find alternative ways to help a financial services firm David Cameron was lobbying for, text messages released by the chancellor reveal.
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Labour demands new law on political lobbying after controversy over Cameron's Greensill links

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Labour is demanding a new law in next month's Queen's Speech to crack down on political lobbying, following disclosures about David Cameron's links with an Australian tycoon.
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Cameron 'did absolutely nothing wrong' over links with financial services firm - minister

It is time to "move on" from a row over David Cameron's dealings with a financial services company, a minister has told Sky News.
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Financier claimed to be 'senior adviser' to David Cameron, business card handed to Labour shows

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A scandal-hit financier claimed he was a "senior adviser" to then prime minister David Cameron, according to a business card handed to the Labour Party.
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Cameron cleared of breaking lobbying rules over reported approach to chancellor

Former prime minister David Cameron did not break his own lobbying rules in trying to secure government help for a financial firm he worked for, a watchdog has said.
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David Cameron investigated by lobbying watchdog he set up himself

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Ex-prime minister David Cameron is being investigated by the lobbying watchdog he set up himself while in Downing Street.
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Cameron admits mistake in government planning for future pandemics

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David Cameron has admitted his government made a mistake in planning for future pandemics during his time in office.
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Former British PM Cameron turns down climate summit job

Former British Prime Minister David Cameron rejected an offer from the government to lead a major United Nations climate summit taking place in November.
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Former British PM Cameron's bodyguard forgets loaded gun in plane toilet

A passenger found a loaded pistol and David Cameron's passport in an airplane toilet after the former British prime minister's bodyguard forgot them there, the British media reported on Wednesday.
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Manmohan Singh ‘saintly man’ but ‘robust’ on threats India faced: Ex-PM Cameron

Former UK PM David Cameron describes ex-Indian PM Manmohan Singh in his memoir as a “saintly man” who was “robust” on the threats India faced. "Manmohan Singh said another terrorist attack like..
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Donald Trump may drop in at PM Narendra Modi's Houston diaspora meet

A large diaspora rally in Houston, to be addressed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, is likely to be also attended by US President Donald Trump. The event to be held on September 22, may see the US..
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Britain may need a second Brexit referendum, says former PM Cameron

Former British prime minister David Cameron, who took the decision in 2016 to hold a referendum on the country's membership of the European Union, said another vote may be needed to resolve the Brexit..
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UK's Johnson described former PM Cameron as 'girly swot' in memo: Sky

British prime minister Boris Johnson described one of his predecessors David Cameron as a "girly swot" in a memo which was disclosed to courts this week, Sky News reported on Friday.
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