Blair Supports Political Ally in Sex Scandal In another political sex scandal in Britain, one of Prime Minister Tony Blair's closest political allies is accused of using his influence to get a visa for his lover's nanny. Home Secretary David Blunkett's affair with a married magazine publisher is a potential embarrassment to Blair, who faces a general election in May. NPR's Anthony Kuhn reports.
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Blair Supports Political Ally in Sex Scandal

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Blair Supports Political Ally in Sex Scandal

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Blair Supports Political Ally in Sex Scandal

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In another political sex scandal in Britain, one of Prime Minister Tony Blair's closest political allies is accused of using his influence to get a visa for his lover's nanny. Home Secretary David Blunkett's affair with a married magazine publisher is a potential embarrassment to Blair, who faces a general election in May. NPR's Anthony Kuhn reports.