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Party donors as peers in question

3 August 2020

Billionaire businessman Michael Spencer’s elevation into the House of Lords, has brought the nomination of political party donors as peers under scrutiny, however there’s never been a ban on such appointments, Professor Meg Russell (UCL Constitution Unit) says.

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