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Tory MP Michael Fabricant 'sacked' over Miller tweet

9 April 2014 Last updated at 20:30 BST

Tory MP Michael Fabricant has claimed on Twitter that he has been sacked as Conservative Party vice-chairman for earlier comments about Maria Miller and his opposition to the HS2 rail link.

Mrs Miller quit the government after a week of negative headlines about her expenses claims between 2005 and 2009.

Eleanor Garnier reports.

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