Monday, December 03, 2007

Number Crunching

64.1% - Vladimir Putin's share of vote in Russia.
35.3% - Tony Blair's share of vote in 2005.
0.0% - Gordon Brown's share of vote in 2007.

"Merging of the state and a political party is an abuse of power and clear violation of international standards." - Goran Lennmarker, head of the OSCE’s Parliamentary Assembly.

Crony row as Labour peers grab lucrative quango posts.

1 comment:

Mark Wadsworth said...

That quango article ties in nicely with the findings of my highly authoritative online poll, in which 57% of respondents agreed that this was a "Government of all the ... thieves"