MEPs need a real debate

“The format of debates in the European Parliament is long, rigid and only useful as TV soundbites” says Sajjad who is standing for election as President of the European Parliament.

Sajjad Karim serious on clamping down corruption with new intake of MEPs

Newly elected Members of the European Parliament from all 28 EU member states, as well as existing members, will now have greater access to information on how to abide by the Parliament’s strict rules on dealing with issues such as declaring gifts or reporting potential conflict of interests.

Sajjad and Chancellor George Osborne visit The Peace Centre, Warrington

Sajjad joined Rt Hon George Osborne, the Chancellor of the Exchequer and MP for Tatton, together with local Warrington MP David Mowat, on a visit to the Tim Parry Johnathan Ball Peace Centre in Warrington.  The three Conservative politicians met the founders of the charity, Colin Parry OBE and Wendy Parry OBE and to talk with people receiving assistance as part of the Foundation for Peace’s Survivors for Peace programme. David Mowat MP is Patron of the Foundation.