Our inscrutable MEPs…

If some of our MP and MLAs are taking the heat over the way they claim their expenses, we are not likely to find out too quickly what our MEPs are up to, since they, along with much of the EU bureaucracy, are beyond local scrutiny.

Mick is founding editor of Slugger. He has written papers on the impacts of the Internet on politics and the wider media and is a regular guest and speaking events across Ireland, the UK and Europe. Twitter: @MickFealty