© 2020 – 2021 AEA3 WEB
Image default
News

Boris Johnson plan on ‘second jobs’ would hit fewer than 10 MPs

Exclusive: Impact of standards rule change on 99 MPs with jobs outside parliament likely to be limited

Fewer than 10 MPs are likely to be affected by Boris Johnson’s proposed rule changes on second jobs, analysis of the register of interests suggests.

On Wednesday MPs voted 297 to nil to back Downing Street plans to restrict outside work to “reasonable limits” and prohibit parliamentary advice or consultancy, with Labour abstaining. Final details are to be drawn up by the cross-party committee on standards.

Continue reading…

Related posts

Laura Kuenssberg in talks to step down as BBC political editor

AEA3

UK mayors urge Boris Johnson to commit to tougher air pollution targets

AEA3

Young global climate strikers vow change is coming – from the streets

AEA3

Your ads here. Click here