Geraldine Smith: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions how much her Department spent on consultants in 2009.Have to love the way he makes £9.7 million of spending over three months sound like value for money with the "look, we know we're pissing it up the wall but we're not pissing half as high anymore!"
Jim Knight: The Department has spent £9.7 million on management consultants in the three months from January to March 2009, the latest period for which validated figures are available. This represents a 49 per cent. reduction on the equivalent period in 2008.
Thursday, July 23, 2009
Three month consultancy bill for the DWP?
This one made me angry and chuckle at the same time,
Posted by dizzy at 7/23/2009 01:26:00 pm