Submission to Sir Christopher Kelly on MPs’ Expenses

Submission to the Committee on the Standards in Public Life Review on MPs’ Expenses...
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Sunlight COPs Appoints New Research Director

I would like to introduce myself as the new Research Director of the Sunlight Centre for Open Politics.  Some of you may already be aware of my former role as the civil servant involved in the ‘Greengate’ affair last November.  If I had not been dismissed from that post I would never have been offered the opportunity to join Sunlight to delve into the cesspit which currently exists in...
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Background to Caroline Spelman/Simon Cawte Irregularities

We have been looking into Caroline Spelman’s expense irregularities for some weeks. On the basis of what we have discovered we are considering making a formal complaint to the Parliamentary Commissioner for Standards, John Lyon. Spelman Backgrounder (7...
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