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Blears: Claims are within rules


Cabinet ministers face questions after full details of their expenses claims were published by the Daily Telegraph.

Minister Hazel Blears claimed for three homes in one year and spent nearly £5,000 on furniture in three months.

Speaking outside her home in Salford, she said her claims were within the rules.


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