Extract from Hansard record of House of Commons debate on looting (with some illuminating bits added)

Extract from Hansard record of House of Commons debate on looting (with some illuminating bits added)

Thanks to Dave Coull for the information:

extract from Hansard record of House of Commons debate on looting (with some illuminating bits added)

Gerald Kaufman (£43,564 expenses including 4 grapefruit bowls at £540)

“I condemn the naked greed of these criminals and their taking advantage

…of their pampered and privileged opportunities ..”

(So do I)

David Wilshire (£160,532 expenses including £100,000 for a flat just 15 miles

from his main home)

“My honourable friend has hit the nail on the head. This

is not about ideology, it’s sheer naked greed”

(Greed is an ideology!)

John Healey (£84,562 expenses including £6,194 for renovating his

kitchen)

“We should understand a little less and condemn a little more,

Mr Speaker; only tough action against these feral youths will …”

(You get paid to understand things mate.)

Speaker (£146,780 expenses)

Order! Order! Members must set an example to young people!

(They already have.)

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