Labour announces new code for mayoral selection


"We will have a new code of conduct for those seeking parliamentary selection." - EM #betterpolitics


"We will also agree new spending limits for Parliamentary selections to include for the first time spending by outside organisations." - EM


"These changes are about making it possible for us to change Britain for the better." - EM #betterpolitics


Mayoral selection change

Ed Miliband has set out a series of reforms designed to end the "machine politics" behind the alleged ballot-rigging controversy in Falkirk. Conservatives asked the police to investigate Labour's candidate selection process in Greater London.