Local Politicians Cleared


The Independent Commissioner Against Corruption, the Hon.Ann Vanstone QC, has released a statement clearing several of our local politicians in the investigation into alleged misuse of Travel Allowances.

Member for Stuart; Dan Van Holst Pellekaan, along with Member for Frome; Geoff Brock, and also Member for Giles; Eddie Hughes will not be subject to any further inquiry or investigation relating to their Travel Allowances.

In total, the statement named nine MP's who have been cleared, however further investigations are still continuing for some Members.The investigation, looking into 10 years worth of travel allowance claims was announced in July this year, and is ongoing

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