During a visit to North Wales last Friday, Welsh Conservative leader Andrew RT Davies said: "Despite the First Minister's promises, the cost of the Black Route has spiralled and we can't just write a blank cheque
for this project.
However, because Mr Matthews worked fulltime at Swansea Council he gave a stack of presigned blank cheques
to Mr Zia for safe keeping, the court heard.
The central bank of UAE has opined that blank cheque
guarantees for banks in the region is illegal.
Any blank cheques
coming from the government should be written out for people in the UK who have had their homes flooded during this dreadful winter, their possessions lost and in many case their livelihoods gone.
Former Speaker Nation Assembly Fehmida Mirza said that announcement by the interior minister for giving blank cheque
to the committee is a welcome step and those who have stolen mandate of the people should be punished.
But, revealingly, there is no mention of giving blank cheques
or underwriting construction risk of offshore wind power or solar power, or energy efficiency.
Which, as prizes go, makes the Blankety Blank cheque
book and pen look like the Euro Millions roll-over.
We do not want to give the European Commission a blank cheque
," said Martin Hausling (Greens-EFA, Germany).
We cannot and we will not give a blank cheque
to Pakistan," said Obama, adding: "extremists are a cancer that is killing Pakistan from within"
CAMPAIGN: Kevin Crowe in a Gordon Brown mask hands a blank cheque
to a banker, David Waight (S)
We are not in the business of writing a blank cheque
to pay for the consequences of inadequate safeguards.
This, he said, would be like writing a blank cheque