Tory MP Lee Anderson made the remarks after he claimed people earning more than £30k did not need to use food banks.
A senior Tory MP has received backlash for claiming the mNRA COVID vaccine is unsafe.
A minister said the government has the 'flexibility' to turn down the heating in public sector worker offices.
Rishi Sunak's plans to increase taxes are set to put him on a warpath with a growing number of senior Tory MPs.
Despite the Labour party's lead in the national polls, when it comes to Rishi Sunak and Keir Starmer the public mood is less clear.
The chair of the cross-party work and pensions committee has urged the new prime minister to stick to his pledges on uprating benefits with inflation.
Liz Truss quit as prime minister on Thursday triggering the second leadership contest in four months.
The Tory MP for the Isle of Wight said he was 'really unhappy with the situation' in his party.
The MP said it is 'hugely important' the state doesn't tell people living in poverty they can't help each other.
Treasury minister Chris Philp claimed the government's tax cuts don't benefit the wealthiest the most despite half of the gains going to the richest 5% of households.
Housing minister Paul Scully defended the government after its budget caused economic chaos.
The incoming PM said she was "determined to deliver" for the British people - pledging tax cuts, action on energy bills, and putting the NHS "on a firm footing".