The MPs' expenses crisis of 2008-09 was the biggest scandal to hit modern British politics. It did immense damage to people's faith in politics, parliament and MPs.
Karen has made a commitment to claim the minimum possible in expenses to enable her to do the job properly.
Parliamentary expenses are published by the Indendent Parliamentary Standards Authority. Karen's expenses are published here and are available for public scrutiny.
Karen's up-to-date entry in the House of Commons' Register of Members' Financial Interests can also be found here.