Cash for questions exposed

Title
Cash for questions exposed
Genre
News report; Parliamentary debate
TX Date
20 Apr 1995
Year of production
1995
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Duration
00:03:43
Description
Following the Sunday Times’s cash-for-questions expose that Conservative MPs David Tredinnick and Graham Riddick had accepted £1000 a piece to ask parliamentary questions, the House of Commons decides their punishment and discusses the issues it has raised. Includes statements from the guilty pair as well as views from Tony Benn; Dennis Skinner; Leader of the House, Tony Newton; Liberal Democrat MP, David Alton. Report by Ed Boyle.
Contributors
David Alton; Tony Benn; Dennis Skinner; Tony Newton; Ed Boyle; David Tredinnick; Graham Riddick
Keywords
Sunday Times; Members of Parliament; Political corruption

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