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Why the corruption scandal feels like 1997, with Chris Bryant

The Owen Paterson lobbying story has all the hallmarks of Nineties sleaze.

The Standards Committee chair Chris Bryant joins Anoosh Chakelian, Stephen Bush and Ailbhe Rea to discuss the ongoing fallout from the Owen Paterson lobbying scandal.

They talk about whether the UK is a corrupt country, how the scandal could affect the reputation of all MPs and why this moment feels similar to the run-up to the 1997 general election.

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