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This briefing was prepared by House of Commons Library researchers for Members of the new Parliament in 2010. It includes analysis of a range of subjects - from the public finances to parliamentary reform and from the UK's energy mix to its strategic defence options
PDF version of Key Issues for the New Parliament 2010
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