Britain’s environment secretary acknowledged using cocaine on “several occasions” two decades ago, the latest politician hoping to become prime minister to reveal past drug use to circumvent negative headlines during what is expected to be a heated contest.
- An upcoming biography of Mr Gove will include the revelation of his drug use
- Other British ministers such as Jeremy Hunt and Boris Johnson have previously spoken about their past drug use
- Next week, Conservative members of the House of Commons will vote by secret ballot for their next party leader
Environment Secretary Michael Gove, 51, told…