Alex Hilton: Lobbyists should not carry the can

It was clear that the Government would have to do something about MPs offering themselves as 'taxis for hire', so Gordon Brown has announced there will be a mandatory register of lobbyists, as though it has anything to do with Stephen Byers' humiliation or John Butterfill's desire to monetise his friendship with David Cameron.

by Alex Hilton
Alex Hilton
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