It's not often that the BBC runs with allegations against a Conservative or Labour figure which are so implausible that even Lib/Dems are pointing it out, but that has happened with the latest attack on George Osborne.
Mike Smithson, who runs the excellent Political Betting website
and who used to be a professional fundraiser, has highlighted the fact that
"From a fundraising perspective this story does not add up" and concludes that on balance the story is probably about nothing.
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