Margaret Hodge's appointment as children's minister, BBC Radio Four's Today
programme said this morning.
identified by the Laming inquiry. Mrs Hodge was due to launch it tomorrow,
but the Department for Education and Skills now says publication will be
delayed for some weeks, Today reported.
The programme suggested the launch of the report would be overshadowed by
continuing media attention on Mrs Hodge's handling of child abuse scandals
while she was leader of Islington LBC.