Speaker moves to cut Field's travel perks

Speaker moves to cut Field’s travel perksParliament’s Speaker, Lockwood Smith, is moving relatively quickly to cancel the generous private international travel perks for former Labour MP Taito Phillip Field because of his conviction for bribery and corruption – but whether… [NZ Herald Politics]

Good on Lockwood Smith for at least looking into stripping convicted corrupt Labour man Phillip Field of hiit

If it is as simple rule change to get rid of perks for the old MPs then Lockie could do us all a favour and nail all ex-MP perks.

And while he is at it how about stripping Field of his parliamentary taxpayer funded super contributions.