The minister for common sense's comments came a day after the UK went into recession.
The BBC Question Time host went to town on the new "minister for common sense".
Labour point to a "string of evidence" that suggests the new cabinet minister is "wildly under-qualified".
Esther McVey has been given the job of being the cabinet's culture warrior.
Critics say the bid to rip up housebuilding rules would be disastrous for young people trying to get on the property ladder.
The Tory leadership hopeful said they would have wide appeal in the same way as Tony Blair and John Prescott did.
The daytime TV star previously appeared on RuPaul’s Drag Race UK to play Snatch Game.
West Derby candidate accused Baroness Michelle Mone of betraying her working class roots and attacked Esther McVey.
Housing minister says she 'stands by women' as well as the PM.
The new education secretary, Gavin Williamson, will have to address the LGBTQ protests outside schools in Birmingham and now Nottingham.