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Interview: Jacob Rees-Mogg—Brexit will be “a wonderful liberation”

The Bank of England and the Treasury "behaved disgracefully" during the referendum campaign

By Alex Dean  

Rees-Mogg, Conservative MP for ©Jonathan Brady/PA Wire/PA Images

The Treasury and the Bank of England “came out with nonsense, and damaged both their reputations.”

In an exclusive interview with Prospect Jacob Rees-Mogg, Conservative MP for North East Somerset and leading Brexit campaigner, had stern words for British institutions which, as he sees it, backed “Remain.” Both the Treasury and the Bank “behaved disgracefully, using the authority of public money, public position, to influence the debate.” They “are seen as…

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