Funding scandals hurt Britain's Cameron more than rival Labour, poll shows

February 16, 2015 2:53 PM

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Funding scandals hurt Britain's Cameron more than rival Labour, poll shows

LONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister David Cameron's Conservatives have been the most hurt by a string of unflattering disclosures about how and by whom Britain's political parties are funded, a poll showed on Monday, less than three months before a close national election.

The issue has dominated pre-election debate in recent weeks after a scandal about possible tax avoidance at HSBC's Swiss banking arm when it became public that some of the account holders funded the Conservatives or the opposition Labour Party.

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