calling to account


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What about calling to account the 'owners'' of the company that have been taking the profits out of the company.
It is a disgrace that the Government is not calling to account those British Gas executives who are foisting a 35% rise on us - on top of the belt tightening we're already having to do.
Dear Editor, I read with interest the recent letter from a former Army major calling to account the Government's handling of our armed forces over the last few years (In defence of our forces, Post Letters, August 30).