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 Michael Crick: Tories overspending on election campaign and not declaring it
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https://politicsthisweek.wordpress.com/2016/02/12/36846/
First hour: News review: with Bristol's Libdem leader Gary Hopkins. Bristol Green Capital – where did the money go?; Bristol Cable investigation into Bristol 2015 Ltd spending public money on & with their friends and family; Bristol Carnival Committee, removal of trustees of Malcolm X Centre, Dance Centre lease removed; George Ferguson, the smiling control freak; On community groups: "If it's not the mayor or something directly under his control he's not happy with anything I'm afraid." The spending ... is all massively centralised". "Organisations that are community based and real are being completely and utterly sidelined". Local people and councillors on Neighbourhood partnerships "Are not being ALLOWED to make decisions". "Mayor Ferguson has final word on all decisions; coming up Bristol Council Budget Debate; "Next week's budget debate is, quite frankly, a bit of a charade"; Metro Mayor more right wing – the Mayoral system; Metro Bus; Independent paper to close and go online and Johnston Press to buy 'i'; media groups lose appeal against secret trial of Erol Incedal – FBI using patsies as terrorists for political means; Clarke Shoes in Street announces major job losses, Shepton Mallet cider company closed – Baltic Dry Index, The Big Short film, derivatives; closures of courts and tribunals in England and Wales announced; PMQs Corbyn on housing crisis – solution of more social housing; how Cameron plans to destroy Britain's social housing in 7 easy steps; Paul Mason and how to solve housing crisis; PMQs disability tribunals – trauma to disabled people; clip of Michael Crick from C4 News about Tories overspending on election campaign and not declaring it.

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