View Full Version : Big firms to get hotline to ministerial 'buddies'

27th September 2011, 09:18
Plans are under way to give the heads of the UK's 50 top companies a hotline to individual government ministers.
BBC News - Big firms to get hotline to ministerial 'buddies' (http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-15034526)

Democracy schmocracy.

"Hey Minster, I want some more Bobs".
"Sure go ahead, fill yer boots".
"Thanks, cheque's in the post. Er, I mean position on the board".

Doggy Styles
27th September 2011, 12:49
Not such a bad idea listening to business leaders. Labour have hotline for their trade union leaders.

I know which lot I'd rather listen to, and it ain't trade union leaders.

27th September 2011, 12:51
Don't the bankers already have the "please bend over" phone numbers already?