DAVID Mundell is a people pleaser.

He’ll say anything so long as it’s what the other person wants to hear – not including anything do with Scottish independence.

So eager to please is the Scottish Secretary that he occasionally – typically at least once per day – completely contradicts himself.

WATCH: David Mundell squirms when asked about old Boris Johnson quote

He’s vowed to quit the Cabinet in protest against Theresa May’s Brexit policy, before vowing he never made such a vow.

He’s ruled out serving in Boris Johnson’s Cabinet, before ruling himself back in.

And now he’s contradicted himself on his office’s investment in local news outlets.

Sarah Mackie takes a closer look at the Scottish Secretary’s conundrum here.