Senior Conservative MP uses political contacts to further business empire

From Daily Telegraph: Mark Pritchard, the Conservative MP for The Wrekin, told an undercover reporter that he could use his “network” to set up meetings with politicians in countries where he had parliamentary connections. Mr Pritchard sits on official parliamentary groups for many of those countries where, in return for payment, he was offering to broker investments and to arrange meetings with senior government figures. Parliamentary rules ban MPs from seeking to profit from their positions and warns politicians to avoid any potential conflict of interest.

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