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Margaret Hodge MP: Asylum backlog is 'not rocket science'

Margaret Hodge MP, Chair Public Accounts Committee told the BBC the asylum backlog is "not rocket science".

The Home Office has been criticised for not dealing with a backlog of cases.

There are 29,000 applications dating back at least seven years still waiting to be resolved.

  • 29 Oct 2014
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