Politics 14 March 2013 “We have a political class in the tradition of the interested amateur" Business quote of the day. Sign up for our weekly email * Print HTML John Longworth, director general of the British Chambers of Commerce, voicing his concerns at their annual conference this morning. “We have a political class in the tradition of the interested amateur, in many cases having little or no experience of business, and who have generally never run anything.” › Leveson is dead - business as usual will continue Photograph: Getty Images Subscribe from just £1 per issue More Related articles Jeremy Corbyn has found a vulnerable spot on Theresa May and trade Politicians are worried that their pensions are destroying the planet. Is yours? Nap Store: Where did all these new mattress start-ups come from?