LABOUR peers are prepared to accept fees of up to £120,000 a year to amend laws in the House of Lords on behalf of business clients, a Sunday Times investigation has found.Full story in The Sunday Times HERE.
Four peers – including two former ministers – offered to help undercover reporters posing as lobbyists obtain an amendment in return for cash.
Two of the peers were secretly recorded telling the reporters they had previously secured changes to bills going through parliament to help their clients.
Saturday, 24 January 2009
Oh dear - Labour lords change laws for cash.
This is just a little embarrassing for Labour: