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Jacob Rees-Mogg: It was a mistake to recline on front bench during key Brexit debate

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Jacob Rees-Mogg: It was a mistake to recline on front bench during key Brexit debate

Jacob Rees-Mogg: It was a mistake to recline on front bench during key Brexit debate

Courtesy of Telegraph.co.uk.

Jacob Rees-Mogg expresses regret at his decision to recline on the front bench while listening to a key Brexit debate, noting it was a "distraction".

He came under fire for how he held himself on the front bench, adopting a position he previously took on several occasions while a backbencher.

Mr Rees-Mogg said he was "simply sitting comfortably", adding: "I do accept it was a mistake."

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