Smith Admits Reputation ‘Disgraced’ By Expenses

Jacqui Smith’s appearance on Question Time last night was dominated by expenses.  Much as Nick Griffin’s appearance was dominated the previous week before by a singular issue.  Throughout the programme Ms Smith looked grumpy with the guests and ill at ease with the audience. An audience member asked if ministers embroiled in the expenses scandal should go to the House of Lords. ...
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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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