Guido wants to reach for the gunpowder when he reads
that MPs are entitled to a £400 per month food and grocery allowance. That’s over £13 per day, no receipts required
. Guido has a policy idea – MPs should get the same budget allowance for food that they allocate to schoolchildren. 37p per day. If its good enough for children, its good enough for them.
As pointed out in the comments its actually a per diem
allowance of £20. Why do they need an extra twenty quid a day to get food. Do they really need this income support?