The curious case of the UK parliament

In the Financial Times:

Sir, It does seem rather curious that the UK parliament, so recently associated in the public mind with the fiddling of members’ expenses, should be qualified to investigate the banking system, currently tainted with (inter alia) the alleged fiddling of key interest rates.

Neil Kerr, London N1, UK

Advertisements

Posted on July 9, 2012, in Banking and finance, Democracy undermined, Government, Parliamentary failure and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: