Fox could have made Werrity a Special Adviser but he chose not to, thereby keeping his role informal and less constrained.
British Politics and Policy at LSE
(18 Oct 2011)
On Friday, the Defence Secretary Liam Fox was forced to resign after questions were raised concerning his relationship with Adam Werritty, and his nebulous links to unspecified backers, business contacts and overseas officials. Andrew Blick looks at the historical roots of the Special Advisor role for explanations of how these situations can come about.
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