Thursday, February 14, 2008

Regional select committees?

Why are there no regional parliamentary select committees? We now have regional Ministers but to whom are they accountable? How is their work scrutinised? I think the creation of regional select committees would go along way in helping to promote regional politics and in holding regional bodies (PCTs, Regional development agencies, LSCs etc) and regional Government offices to account.

So I ask again - why are there no regional parliamentary select committees?

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