political commentator * author * publisher * bookseller * radio presenter * blogger * Conservative candidate * former lobbyist * Jack Russell owner * West Ham United fanatic * Email iain AT iaindale DOT com
Wednesday, November 12, 2008
Hero of the Day: Andrew Mackinlay MP
This is Labour MP Andrew Mackinlay. Today he saved the taxpaper £150,000. He tabled an amendment banning the new regional select committee chairman from receiving salaries of £12,000. With Conservative support, it passed by two votes. He becomes our Hero of the Day.