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While there are minimum age requirements for people who want to hold political office in the US, there are no limits on when someone must retire.
Senior MPs agreed to work for a fictitious South Korean firm for £10,000 a day. Despite their actions being within proper conduct, receiving payment from a foreign entity could result in significant ethical and legal concerns for them.
The UK is perceived to be more corrupt than it was following the 2009 expenses scandal that rocked parliament to its core. Hostile states are happy to watch the UK move away from core liberal democratic principles.
Constituents’ willingness to overlook deception may depend, in part, on whether politicians lie well and with a good purpose.