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Blears: Claims are within rules

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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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