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Poll: Voters believe MPs should work full time

The Houses of Parliament
The Houses of Parliament • Photograph: Sir James

A YouGov/Sunday Times poll from July 2013 found that 62 per cent of the public believe that MPs should be working full time on representing their constituency, saying that they are well paid and that a second job presents potential conflicts of interest and corruption.

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