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Downing Street restates opposition to MPs' pay rise

David Cameron has renewed his opposition to a 10% salary hike for MPs - has stopped short of blocking the rise.

Downing Street said the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority (Ipsa), which sets pay for MPs, will receive a letter underlining the Prime Minister's opposition to the move.

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Should MPs receive a 10% pay rise? Your thoughts

Should MPs receive a 10% pay rise? What do you think? Credit: PA Wire

A 10 per cent pay rise for MPs - bringing their salary to £74,000 - looks set to go through at the end of the month, after the increase was not blocked by the Prime Minister.

What do you think of the proposal?

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