There was just a huge meeting in the Grimond Room with staff and Frank
Doran MP head of the Admin Committee. Feelings were running very high and
you would be surprised at the amount of Tories there – well bred secretaries who
had worked at the House for 20 years or more – they were among the most
vehement. Doran was totally useless and reminded us that this place was
for the MPs at which he received heckles. One asked the ‘honorable
member’ if he was aware of the opprobrium this brought on MPs when their
standing with the public has never been lower. Our reps are now having
meeting with the Admin Committee but there will be no backing
Wednesday, October 17, 2007
Secretaries of the World Unite!
Yesterday there was a meeting between the House of Commons secretaries and researchers and the Administraion Committee which proposed the controversial new rules of giving MP's 'precedence' in lunch queues etc. Here's what my spy told me...