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Heseltine: 'No escape from patronage'

The reform of the Commons Select Committee system takes a step forward today with the first ever poll of all backbenchers for the committees' chairs. Conservative MP Andrew Tyrie and former Deputy Prime Minister Lord Heseltine examine how the election will work and what difference it will make to the committees' functions.

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