A witness statement by the Electoral Commission revealed that the Tories ignored four requests for more information over their election expenses. The revelations illustrate the extent to which the Tories are trying to block, hide or just delay police investigation into the growing Tory Election Fraud scandal.
The BBC is sometimes wrongly accused of ignoring the growing election expenses scandal, but that doesn’t mean its reporting is faultless.
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.
On BBC This Week last night, presenter Andrew Neil spent one minute on one of the biggest political stories this year – the potential Tory election expenses fraud. It wasn’t for lack of trying – his guests didn’t know about the story and had little to say about it.
The SNP’s Angus Robertson stunned the House of Commons today after asking Cameron about police investigation into Tory election expenses, even as Cameron criticised other countries for corruption.