David Cameron comes to defence of Maria Miller

Maria Miller, the Basingstoke MP, has been defended by David Cameron after the inquiry into her expenses.

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MP pays back expenses and makes apology

It's been an embarrassing day for one of our MPs. Maria Miller who represents Basingstoke was forced to stand up in the House of Commons and apologise for her attitude - after an investigation into her expenses.

Mrs Miller was also ordered to pay back almost £6000 in wrongly claimed mortgage payments. But she WILL keep her job after The Prime Minister said she was an"excellent" Culture Secretary. Political Correspondent Phil Hornby also talked to John Mann MP.


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