Nigel Farage 'has £35k pay docked by EU over misspending claim'

Nigel Farage 'has £35k pay docked by EU over misspending claim'
 

Nigel Farage is reported to have had his MEP's salary docked by £35,500 after claims he misspent EU funds.
The ex-UKIP leader was investigated by the European Parliament over claims his office assistant had not been working on EU matters, the Guardian reports.
Half of his salary has been withheld to recoup the money the Parliament says it is owed.
The move was condemned by a spokesman for the European Parliament group which Mr Farage heads.
"There is a vindictive campaign by the European Parliament of selective persecution of Eurosceptic MEPs, parties and groups," said the... read more

 
12 January 2018 in Politics, Views: 59
Source: BBC
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