Alex davies jones

Labour MP probed over lobbying claims

Another day, another sleaze scandal threatening to engulf one of Westminster’s finest. Labour frontbencher Alex Davies-Jones is being investigated over allegations she breached lobbying rules and thus the MPs’ code of conduct too. New Commissioner for Standards Daniel Greenberg, who has been in the job a mere matter of weeks, opened an investigation into the Pontypridd MP yesterday afternoon. He will be examining whether Davies-Jones broke ‘paid advocacy’ rules, using her position in parliament to benefit a company from whom she has received payment or gifts. If the shadow culture minister is found guilty, she risks being suspended from the Commons. According to the Sun, it is understood that Davies-Jones