She has taken on a huge task for many are far from happy on the conduct of MPs. The MPs are elected by their constituents who hope they will act on their behalf and not use the position of being an MP to gain power and increase their finances and then use these in ways that only benefit themselves and not their electorate.

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Chief Legal Ombudsman of England and Wales, Kathryn Stone, was unveiled as the new Parliamentary Commissioner for Standards.

Kathryn Stone is to make sure MPs follow strict rules on outside jobs and other interests

Westminster ‘s latest sleaze buster was named today.

Chief Legal Ombudsman of England and Wales, Kathryn Stone, was unveiled as the new Parliamentary Commissioner for Standards.

She will be tasked with rooting out corruption and ensuring MPs follow strict rules on outside jobs and other interests.

Current Commissioner Kathryn Hudson steps down at the end of the year.

Ms Stone said: “I have very much enjoyed my work with the Legal Ombudsman with our staff and service providers and I am looking forward to my new role in the House of Commons .”

Her background is in the public sector – she started nearly 40 years ago looking after children with special needs before becoming a…

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