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Sion Simon’s And MPs Expenses

by | 26th, October 2007

THE MPs expenses are in, and Dizzy looks at Sion Simon:

So yesterday the expenses of MPs were published. A yearly ritual where we find out who is good and who is bad with our money. Who is spendthrift and who is a fat politician that takes the mick with our money providing very little value in return. Take for example, the West Midlands MP, Sion Simon who as you may recall derided David Cameron for trying to be just like you. Is Sion Simon just like you though?

Last year, he claimed £14,176 for rail expenses. OK you may say, but he lives in Birmingham so he has to catch the train a lot right? Well let’s see shall we. He claims the full £22,000 a year allowance for staying away from his constituency. And how much does it cost to get to his constituency

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