MP gives wife role before exit

Tim Yeo MP during a visit to Clare school ENGANL00120121018173421
Tim Yeo MP during a visit to Clare school ENGANL00120121018173421

Outgoing South Suffolk MP Tim Yeo has hired his wife as a tax-payer funded assistant in his final few months in office.

It is not against the rules for MPs to employ family members.

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