Squeaky expense dosh finger up the bum time
But rumblings are now afoot that there may be another Churchillian double-crossing of the House floor as a result of events this past week in the land of Nigel “Thirsty” Farage and his fellow saloon bar propper-uppers at UKIP, whose General Election campaign has progressed not necessarily to their advantage. Mr Thirsty failed (again) to get elected to a Wesminster seat, and Mark “Interesting” Reckless lost his.
It's the way he tells 'em
The Guardian has reported “Carswell … has dismissed suggestions from Ukip aides that he use the money to hire 15 members of staff for his parliamentary office as ‘completely inappropriate’ … Amid speculation on Wednesday that Carswell could leave the party over the issue, a Ukip spokesman said: ‘Nigel Farage met with Douglas Carswell this afternoon and there’s ongoing discussion about how best to represent four million Ukip voters in a way that is sensible and correct’”. And there’s more.