Karen (aswanargent) wrote,
Karen
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Wonder what else she doesn't know about?

A tiny news item from today's Financial Times:

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UK minister cleared by Blair

Tony Blair, UK prime minister, has cleared Tessa Jowell, his culture secretary, of breaking ministerial rules even though for four years she did not declare a gift paid to her husband allegedly by Silvio Berlusconi, Italy's prime minister.  Mr. Blair found she had not broken the code requiring disclosure of financial interests, including gifts to spouses, as she had been kept in the dark about the payment of $600,000 to her husband, who is a corporate lawyer.

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Right.

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