UK lawmaker defends making 14 cent expenses claim

LONDON — A British lawmaker is defending claiming 9 pence ($ 0.14) on expenses for a short car journey, saying such claims may look “odd” but the mileage adds up. Conservative lawmaker Rob Wilson said the 322-meter (352-yard) journey in March 2014 was a “constituency engagement.” He also made several other small claims for short … Read more