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MPs 'do not exploit the system'


The committee looking into reforming the system of MPs' pay and expenses is to televise its hearings. Home Secretary Jacqui Smith discusses her role in the expenses row, and apologises for what was done, saying it was a bad mistake, but wished it had been brought to her attention earlier.

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