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Christian MPs inquire on elections

Ed Thornton

by Ed Thornton

Posted: 01 Feb 2013 @ 12:16

TWO high-profile Christian MPs have been appointed to a panel that will investigate allegations of misconduct at elections.

David Lammy, the Labour MP for Tottenham, and David Burrowes, the Conservative MP for Enfield, Southgate, are among those ap-pointed to the All-Party Parliamentary Inquiry into electoral conduct in the UK.

A statement said: "The purpose of the inquiry is to investigate and evaluate the effectiveness of existing lines of responsibility and accountability ...

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