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Keir Starmer to miss U.K. budget after testing positive for COVID-19

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By Steve Goldstein

U.K. Labour Party leader Keir Starmer has tested positive for COVID-19 and self-isolating. Starmer will not appear in Parliament as the budget is delivered, with Ed Miliband standing in for him. Miliband said, "it is one-time only that I am back."

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