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Brown: Expense system does not work


Prime Minister Gordon Brown has said the system for MPs' expenses does not work and needs to change.

Details of Cabinet ministers' expenses claims have been published by the Daily Telegraph, which obtained a copy of all MPs' expense claims.

They include a claim for £6,500 made by Gordon Brown to pay his brother for a cleaner at his Westminster flat.


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