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What does ‘evidence’ mean to MPs and officials in the UK House of Commons?

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A blog by Marc Geddes, based on a recent open-access article published in Public Administration. Select committees are the principal mechanism of accountability in the House of Commons and act as information-gathering tools for Parliament. They are generally regarded as influential in the UK policy-making process (even if this is often informal), who enjoy widespread   …Continue Reading