Byline: Peter Dominiczak; 2013-06-18; The Telegraph;
Report: Uncloaking the LobbyistsArticle Links
". . .A Daily Telegraph and BBC Panorama investigation found that the MP for Newark, had tabled five questions to government ministers and put down a parliamentary motion after being paid a total of £4,000 as part of a contract he believed would earn him £24,000 a year. The parliamentary questions were based on a draft given to him by an undercover reporter purporting to be a lobbyist for businesses with interests in Fiji. . ."
Description:Patrick Mercer declared the £2,000 that was given to him by undercover reporters posing as lobbyists.
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