This should shock you – but it won’t.
- The DUP’s Treasurer, Gregory Campbell, gave an on-the-record interview to SourceMaterial. That interview was recorded and, assuming he told the truth, the shadowy Constitutional Research Council, which gave £435,000 to the DUP, looks to have broken the law
- If Mr Campbell was telling the truth, both he and the DUP are also likely to have broken the law.
- You might hope but you can no longer expect that the Electoral Commission would conduct a proper investigation into these facts but – as will be seen – its investigation was at best cursory.
- And it may well have misled the public in its statements about those investigations.
Four striking assertions. Made all the more striking when you bear in mind that, according to the BBC, £435,000 is the “biggest known political donation in history for a Northern Ireland party.” Below I try…
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