quangocracy


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quangocracy

(kwæŋˈɡɒkrəsɪ)
n, pl -cies
1. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) the control or influence ascribed to quangos
2. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) quangos collectively
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While it did scrap the institutions which once led the region, it did so with the intention of introducing leadership by democracy not quangocracy.
I know this is a favourite sport of the quangocracy - using "standard industry metrics", in this case a VisitBritain for mula, to put pound note values on the often difficult to quantify.
Now the Treasury Chief Secretary Liam Byrne has ordered a detailed analysis of the Quangocracy.
Mr Cameron said others - such as the National Institute for Health and Clinical excellence (NICE) - would be improved, ministers would take back responsibility for policy issues and top salaries paid to the so-called quangocracy would be published.
The real issue of debate here is democracy vs quangocracy.
Martin Taylor of Barclays Bank and Bob Ayling of British Airways, both open and avowed enemies of the labor movement, were brought into the quangocracy and involved in the development of New Labour policy.
Mr Maude said: "In 2010 we inherited a bloated quangocracy that had spiralled out of control.
It is one of the few bodies that we've got to scrutinise the quangocracy so let's give it a chance.
The golden rule for those at the top of the quangocracy that rules so much of our lives is that the more you are paid the less you are expected to spend your own money - on anything.
To remedy this situation by the wholesale creation of new peers would make Labour look as if it wished to extend quangocracy to Parliament itself rather than curb this undemocratic tendency.
So many Government departments are based in the North and the Home Counties are starved of quangocracy jobs with fat salaries.
94) sought to show that 'political patronage is rampaging throughout John Major's Administration as government allies and Conservative Party donors amass key posts in Britain's burgeoning quangocracy.