The bill for TfL staff working on trade union activities has nearly doubled under him to £8.7 million.
Posts Tagged: City Hall
It would require some tough decisions to pay for it – decisions I am ready to take: cutting budgets on marketing, staff, and union reps.
Gareth Bacon: 149 people were murdered in London in 2019. Yet the Mayor will still not accept responsibility.
He has repeatedly shown that he is not interested in governing and making the difficult choices this entails. Instead he prefers playing to the gallery.
I am deeply honoured to have been elected Leader of the Conservative Group, on the London Assembly, at an extraordinarily important juncture.
Stephen Greenhalgh: The vast majority of those who have been closest to Johnson back him – and trust him to deliver for Britain
As Mayor of London, he carefully selected and built an effective team around him to deliver on his election promises. He trusted that team to get on with the job.
An independent report has found that endless promises in City Hall are not backed up by action. 227 pledges on policing have proved completely meaningless.
It is dawning on them that they may have underestimated him. Hence the newly hysterical note in their denunciations.
He is a man of Negative Capability, who cannot be understood by those with a fact-checking mentality, and he admires Trump.
Interview. Johnson says that every member of his Cabinet must sign up to Britain leaving the EU on 31st October – deal or no deal
The front runner on extension, Scotland, that Islamophobia inquiry, wrestling naked with Hunt – and taking a Trollope to bed in Downing Street.
Chloe Westley: Khan poses, tweets and postures – while London is ravaged by four murders in four days
As the Mayor tours TV studios to express his disapproval of Trump and Brexit, our capital city suffers.
He has splurged £400,000 on a beach party in Newham and £10 million on a test which enables Met Police officers to determine the ‘colour’ of their personality.
He learned at Westminster Council and City Hall the politics of persuading people to agree.
We face the prospect of extinction in our nation’s capital if we do not take steps to arrest a decline that has been underway for some years.
Kemi Badenoch, Andrew Boff and Shaun Bailey are likely to be elected.
The quality of scrutiny of the Assembly can often surpass the Select Committees of Parliament.