Local Tories Plan to Kick Out Yeo

The undercover reporters that Yeo fell for claimed to representatives of a cash-splashing company from South Korea, so his Seoul-searching getaway destination was an obvious choice. When he’s back he faces being deselected by his local association. South Suffolk Tory chairman Toby Kramers tells the Times he will grill Yeo, warning they may kick him out even if the Standards Commissioner lets him off the hook. He says he will be “guided by the opinions of colleagues and the rules of the party. Not every MP that’s deselected is hammered by the standards authorities”. Their confidence in the Standards Commissioner to get to the bottom of it all is telling…

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