The "politics live blog feed" threw up evidence at 3:49 pm that David Blunkett is still working tirelessly on behalf of his
Here's a nice quote from an article from November 2008 concerning Blunkett's then overtures to one G Brown PM to be found "something to do now he had put all the embarrassments and misunderstandings that had resulted in his two 'resignations from the Cabinet' firmly behind him ...."3.49pm BST
David Blunkett, the Labour former home secretary, says the government could cut immigrant access to services by bringing in some kind of identity card. He holds up an example.
"He forgot to mention he has since last March been chairman of the international advisory committee of Entrust Inc, the Texas based security company which hopes to provide software for the UK ID cards system".His current entry in the Register of Member's Interests records that
18 October 2012, I received £5,000 from Security Partnership Ltd, Unit 5, Winnersh Fields, Gazelle Close, Winnersh, Reading RG41 5QS, for a speech. Hours: 5 hrs. (Registered 30 October 2012)