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#Expenses Scandal

# expenses-scandal - Tuesday 12 August, 2014

A British government minister quit because he couldn't make enough money to live in London
# Intolerable
# Intolerable

A British government minister quit because he couldn't make enough money to live in London

Aug 12th 2014, 10:22 AM 13,154 Views 26 Comments

Mark Simmonds said he wants to focus on his family.

# expenses-scandal - Monday 23 December, 2013

Former British Labour minister sentenced to six months in jail over expenses
# Expenses Scandal
# Expenses Scandal

Former British Labour minister sentenced to six months in jail over expenses

Dec 23rd 2013, 12:23 PM 8,154 Views 48 Comments

Denis MacShane pleaded guilty to making almost £13,000 (€15,500) worth of bogus expenses claims.

# expenses-scandal - Tuesday 11 January, 2011

Sitting MP Eric Illsley admits false expenses claims
# UK
# UK

Sitting MP Eric Illsley admits false expenses claims

Jan 11th 2011, 1:53 PM 242 Views 0 Comments

Former Labour MP is the second politician, but the first sitting MP, to be convicted over the expenses scandal in the UK.

# expenses-scandal - Friday 7 January, 2011

Former MP jailed over false expenses claims
# UK
# UK

Former MP jailed over false expenses claims

Jan 7th 2011, 3:40 PM 334 Views 0 Comments

The first MP to be convicted of fraud following the UK politicians’ expenses scandal has been sentenced to prison for making false claims of almost €22,000.

# expenses-scandal - Sunday 22 August, 2010

Fresh expense controversy for Callely
# Ivor The Terrible
# Ivor The Terrible

Fresh expense controversy for Callely

Aug 22nd 2010, 10:38 AM 310 Views 0 Comments

Round three: Ding ding! On top of residence fibs and false phone expense claims, Callely has claimed for another €87,000

# expenses-scandal - Monday 9 August, 2010

Callely: the statement at last
# Ivor The Terrible
# Ivor The Terrible

Callely: the statement at last

Aug 9th 2010, 7:49 AM 266 Views 0 Comments

Senator claims he doesn’t know how it happened.

# expenses-scandal - Wednesday 14 July, 2010

Callely suspended without pay
# Ivor The Terrible
# Ivor The Terrible

Callely suspended without pay

Jul 14th 2010, 9:19 PM 299 Views 0 Comments

A Seanad committee has recommended that the senator be suspended following revelations about his residence.