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Tory minister and former aide to George Osborne Amber Rudd MP has claimed that an undeclared role as a “partner” in a firm of management consultants to the finance sector was a “voluntary advisory role”. But with Westminster engulfed in controversy over MPs’ outside interests, her office have refused to reveal the exact dates on which she entered and left the […]
With the identity of London-bred ISIS butcher ‘Jihadi John’ revealed by the Washington Post earlier today, the media descended on a press conference by ‘rights group’ CAGE. When not scratching their heads at at perhaps world’s most notorious living Islamist extremist — real name Mohammed Emwazi — being portrayed as a helpless victim, those familiar with lefty grouplets may have also been...
Having contacted the registrar Alison White earlier this week, Scrapbook’s question as to whether second-jobbing MPs are covered by the Lobbying Act appears to have prompted a ‘ruling’ — briefed to the Guardian — that parliamentarians may indeed be required to disclose communications with Whitehall made on behalf of paying clients. Don’t get your hopes up, though. There are two […]