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Independent MPs 'parachuting in'


Broadcaster Esther Rantzen is one of a number of people who have now said they would consider standing as an independent in the next election because they are so furious about the expenses row. Richard Taylor, independent MP for Kidderminster and Times columnist David Aaronovitch discuss if a body of independent MPs in the House of Commons will be one of the effects of the whole scandal.

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