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Watch live: Boris Johnson briefs the public on National Insurance rise
7 September 2021, 16:04 | Updated: 7 September 2021, 17:04
Boris Johnson is holding a press conference with Rishi Sunak and health secretary Sajid Javid over health and social care funding.
He will discuss why the 1.2% National Insurance rise will be brought in - despite the Tory manifesto promising no tax rises.
Watch the briefing live above.