Alexander will learn within days if she faces
police inquiry over illegal donation
WENDY Alexander will find out within days whether she will face a police
investigation into the illegal donation to her campaign fund, it emerged last
is understood the Electoral Commission will make a decision soon. A spokeswoman
said officials were "seeking clarification" from Ms Alexander's team about
donations. When that process is completed, the commission will then decide on
how to proceed.
The Scotsman: Thursday, 6th December 2007
Wendy in Neverland
Eternal Boy: I dream of a land where children
never grow up but instead become politicians; Where there are no schools, at
least no primary schools with nursery classes of larger than 18; A land where no
one gets sick, and if they do they do, their medicines are paid for; Of a land
where no one commits a crime because of heartfelt sympathy towards an ageing
police force, armed only with truncheons, Kevlar vests and zimmers with blue
Wendy: It sound like a really nice place.
Eternal Boy: This is a place where nurses and
policemen get their pay deals sorted; A place where there is nothing to fear
except the ticking of a clock.
Wendy: Is that what Neverland is like Peter?
Eternal Boy: No not Neverland, Wendy, and I am
Alex! Not Peter? Surely as the leader of the opposition you must recognise your
Wendy: Soooh! If itís not Neverland (pause) you
must be thinking about (pause) Scotland?
Wendy! Aní the clock is ticking!