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First-past-the-post voting 'dead' says Shirley Williams

Baroness Williams claimed the first-past-the-post electoral system was "dead" when asked about the importance of the Alternative Vote (AV) referendum on the coalition.

Michael Portillo still declined to give a clear view of how he will vote - an option he has maintained for several weeks on the This Week sofa - while Labour's Alan Johnson is in favour.

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