Tag Archives: Expense

Hanningfield, The £300 A Day Man, Had Been “Preparing Myself”

Hanningfield found he just had to pop-in to The Lords to help because he said he, “was preparing myself for what I’m doing now and during this term I’ve been speaking and asking questions.” Having ‘previous’ the Daily Mirror thought … Continue reading

Posted in Comment, Expenses, Fraud, Legal, Loathsome, Politics, Society, Tax | Tagged , , , , , ,

Another Day, Another Political ‘Fiddle’ On The Expenses?

This is a good one! So as an MP of a party you need an office in your constituency to ‘do your work’ (don’t laugh). Who better to rent the office from than your own party? Now who do you … Continue reading

Posted in Comment, Expenses, Loathsome, Politics, Society, Tax | Tagged , , , , , , ,

And You Thought The MPs Expenses Scandle Was Over – As If!!

Very hard to believe but the MPs who repaid expenses got the money back in secret deal with the Commons authorities. YOU COULDN’T MAKE THIS STUFF UP!! The MPs were offered the expenses  deals following the Legg audit of claims dating back to … Continue reading

Posted in Comment, Expenses, Fraud, Legal, Loathsome, Politics, Society | Tagged , , , , , ,

Hard To Believe What Our Penny Pinching MPs Will Claim Expenses For

Who in their right mind would go to the trouble of filling out an expenses claim form for 3p? Yes, that is not a typo – a claim for travelling expenses of THREE PENCE? Liam ‘He’s Just A Good Friend Of … Continue reading

Posted in Comment, Expenses, Loathsome, News, Politics, Society, Tory | Tagged , , , , , , , , , ,

Oh Dear, Nadine Dorries Expenses Again

She has only fiddled £3,000 so it’s not right up there with the real fiddlers but she has to pay it back never the less. Dorries accepted her travel claims were “wrongfully made and should not have been allowed”, said … Continue reading

Posted in Comment, Expenses, Fraud, Legal, Loathsome, Politics, Tory | Tagged , , , , , , , , , ,

Tory Stewart Jackson MP Refuses To Pay Back £54K

The Tory MP Stewart Jackson is being sued by the Commons  expenses watchdog over his refusal to repay £54,000 in profit made on a home funded by the taxpayer. He claims he is being  ‘bullied’ after becoming the only MP to reject the demand … Continue reading

Posted in Comment, Expenses, Legal, Loathsome, Politics, Tory | Tagged , , ,