CHIEF Whip Andrew Mitchell has been reported to Westminster's standards tsar amid claims he swore at police officers and called them "plebs".
CHIEF Whip Andrew Mitchell has been reported to Westminster's standards tsar amid claims he swore at police officers and called them \"plebs\".
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Kate Devlin UK Political Correspondent
Labour has asked Sir John Lyon to investigate whether the Tory MP has broken the Code of Conduct for MPs, but David Cameron has so far resisted calls for him to order an inquiry.
The move followed a day of renewed scrutiny of the Conservative politician after he provoked fury by appearing to accuse officers of lying and claiming the incident had taken place following a difficult day.
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