The BBC’s Andrew Neil is one of the few senior journalist at the corporation to focus on potential Tory election expenses fraud. The Daily Politics today covered the issue in detail.
This short 6 minute video is a good primer on the growing scandal.
It’s been a slow-burning story but it shows no sign of going away as Channel 4 News continues to break new ground. If anything, it’s getting worse for the Tories.
Yesterday the Election Commission took the party to court to force it to hand over crucual documents which had been requested by the Commision, but which the party had still failed to release.
So how did this all start?
And then Andrew Neil goes to explain the background.
The BBC may have caught up but it was outrage on Twitter that forced it to give more prominence…