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Today: Paddy Ashdown on Cameron's TV debate decision

March 5th, 2015

Episode 184 of 1744 episodes

The Prime Minister has turned on the broadcasters trying to find a formula for televised election debates. David Cameron has said he will only take part in one; it must be with all the other parties. It also has to take place before the campaign proper begins in April, the consequence being that there's now great doubt about whether we'll see a debate at all. Paddy Ashdown chairman of Liberal Democrats election campaign thinks he's running away.

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