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Andrew Lansley: NHS bill better because of coalition

The government's controversial plans to overhaul the NHS are "better" because of the inclusion of Liberal Democrat and Conservative ideas, the health secretary has said.

Andrew Lansley said that the Health and Social Care Bill is "stronger" as a result of the two parties working together, and there was consensus as to the aims of the legislation.

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