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- undated: Sir Edward Garnier claimed £163,201.03 on expenses for 2014/5. He voted to cut ESA for the sick and disabled by £30 per week. VoxPolitical, '
- Oct.01.2009: Exploiting the captive labour force. ... Jonathan Aitken, former Conservative minister turned prison reformer, describes similar (pointess + futiile) work when he was in prison. Shadow justice minister Edward Garnier says a Conservative govt would encourage more private companies and charities to offer work and training in jail' he says it will be "real work" and and allow prisoners to earn "wages that will incentivise them into seeing connection between effort and reward". Inside Time.
- Sept.08.2009: Prisoners promised 'real wages' under the Tories. Under plans being drawn up by the Conservatives and penal reformers, prisoners will get paid proper wages for doing real work – currently they can be paid as little as £4 a week. In "Prisoners Promised ‘Real Wages’ Under the Tories", Edward Garnier, then shadow Justice Minister, is quoted as saying: "I want to see prisoners doing real work, not mere time-filling, and I want to see them earning wages that will incentivise them into seeing a connection between effort and reward." The Guardian, Phil Chamberlaid, Richard Cookson.