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How the government awarded contracts to private companies during the coronavirus pandemic, why it matters, and... will we ever know the truth?
The Electoral Commission is investigating Boris Johnson’s Downing Street refurbishment. The PM and his partner, Carrie Symonds, are facing questions over who paid for it. What has actually happened? What are the laws that might have been broken? And why is it a problem anyway?
Scrutiny matters, especially when you are trying to make international agreements that might last for a long time, Professor Simon Usherwood writes.
Coronavirus: BBC News is uniquely placed to serve the nation – How it does so will define its future.5 min read
The BBC’s audiences have grown as it provides high quality news and information about the coronavirus pandemic. But is it doing enough to hold the government to account?