Commentary on local democracy and other matters in Brent by James Powney
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Friday, 23 September 2011
Lack of Scrutiny
Welovelocalgovernment has some fair criticisms of parliamentary scrutiny, but I suspect they would apply equally well not just to local government but also the media. Coverage often seems to focus on minor issues that form only a very small part of the picture, instead of more substantial problems. Why is this?