Watch this Tory MP defend clawing back £20 Universal Credit from the poorest – it’s 1/255th of his weekly earnings

Snout in the trough (all right – bucket): the Tories reckon public money is better spent filling their overstuffed bank accounts than helping the UK’s poorest to survive.

Andrew Rosindell earns £1,575 a week for turning up to work as a member of Parliament – and last year claimed an average of £3,604 per week on expenses – and he thinks people who are defined by his own government as the UK’s poorest don’t need the £20 uplift on the meagre £76 Universal Credit they receive every week.

He really believes that he deserves 255 times as much as the poorest people in the UK, just for filing through the ‘Aye’ lobby when Boris Johnson wants to victimise the poor.

Watch him trying to justify his attitude on the BBC’s Politics Live yesterday (July 7).

What a grasping, mendacious, wretched little parasite.

(I originally wrote a much longer article about this but WordPress, in its wisdom, managed to erase it when I tried to save it prior to publishing. The perils of being a left-wing social media journalist!)

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3 thoughts on “Watch this Tory MP defend clawing back £20 Universal Credit from the poorest – it’s 1/255th of his weekly earnings

  1. Hecuba

    Fascist tory MP Andrew Rosindell intended to say on BBC Politics Live ‘ I receive £1,575 each week as benefits because I attend Parliament and vote for whatever my little fascist dictator duck johnson says is fascist tory policy. Actually I don’t need £1,575 because I can survive on just £76 a week. But I don’t want to join the “scroungers” who are existing on this amount because I am a fascist greedy corrupt callous tory boy!

  2. jgwood34

    06/07/2020 Office Costs Member purchased new work mobile phone outright
    Mobile telephone – equipment purchase £1,299.00 299 for a mobile phone, made of gold was it!!

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