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Newspapers Investigate Labour And Conservative Sleaze

by | 10th, June 2008

political-sleaze.jpgSLEAZY POLITICAL debate and in the papers:

DAILY MIRROR: Watchdog to look at Spelman expenses”

“The Tory sleaze crisis deepened yesterday,” says the paper. The apparent crisis is that Caroline Spelman, Tory Party secretary, used her child’s nanny to answer calls made to her constituency phone line.

You want more? Can you handle more?

The paper says Nadine Dorries, another Tory MP, is said to have paid her daughter £7.50 an hour for six-week summer job in her office.

DAILY MAIL: EASTENDERS MEP pays gay lover £30,000 to be his secretary.”

It’s Michael Cashman, Labour MEP and former soap actor, who pays his partner a wage to work for him.

And, er, that’s it…

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