Daily Archives: June 25, 2008

Jim Pickard

July 3 is the day when MPs will (perhaps reluctantly) back the new expenses regime (see my last blog).

They also get a choice on pay. Do they accept or reject the recent recommendations by Sir John Baker which amount to an inflation-busting 4.5 per cent pay rise? Read more

Jim Pickard

Shock, horror.

Michael Martin’s committee of MPs has done the unexpected and come up with a new system of expenses for the Commons. Read more