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13/01/2014 19:23 GMT | Updated 23/01/2014 18:56 GMT

Newsnight: Following Osborne's Welfare Cut Plans, BBC Debates How Big British State Should Be (VIDEO)

On Monday's Newsnight, Allister Heath, editor of City A.M., Sean Worth, a former special adviser to David Cameron, Vidhya Alakeson, deputy chief executive of the Resolution Foundation, and Maurice Glasman, a Labour Peer who has advised Ed Miliband, debated the optimum size of the state with Jeremy Paxman.