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3 in 5 want Hunt inquiry

David Cameron has dismissed calls for an independent inquiry into the Culture Secretary over News Corp's bid to takeover BSkyB. But 60% of people surveyed for The ITV News Index poll say they want one and 49% say he should quit.

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Poll: 60% call for independent inquiry on Hunt

Culture Secretary Jeremy Hunt. Credit: REUTERS/Olivia Harris

An ITV News and ComRes poll shows that 60 per cent of people believe there should be an independent inquiry into whether or not Jeremy Hunt was involved in the passing of information to News Corp during their bid for BSkyB.

Sixteen per cent disagreed while 24% said they did not know.

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