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5 ways politicians and civil society can bolster the strength of our democratic system

Electoral Commission Chair shares perspective with MPs and...

Last month we hosted an APPG for Electoral Reform event...

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Biden won by 7000000 but Trump just needs to gain 44000 in the right places

Changes to First Past the Post style Electoral...

Barring an act of God, 5 November 2024 will see...

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Levelling Up, Housing and Communities Committee publish welcome...

Last week, the Levelling Up, Housing and Communities Committee published...

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In the whole history of our democracy, we haven’t elected enough women as MPs to even fill the House of Commons

At 35% we still have a long way...

It’s been over a hundred years since some women won...

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Only Chinas rubber stamping National Peoples Congress is larger than the Lords

Peter Mandelson should save his slimming tips for...

Lord Peter Mandelson found himself in the headlines a couple...

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Independent Green Voice is far from what you might expect from the name

Vote splitting trick won’t work with Scotland’s Single...

On March 7th voters in Hillhead in Glasgow will be...

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Scottish Labour conference 2024

ERS Scotland make the case for democratic reform...

Along with Labour For a New Democracy, we were at...

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If politicians want us to trust them they should also trust our judgement

A future Labour government would be right to...

This morning it was revealed in The Times that Sue...

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13 new peers have been squeezed into the already-heaving House of Lords

As more peers are crammed in the Lords,...

Late on Friday, the Government slipped out its latest honours...

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Estimated 7 point 6 million eligible voters are missing from the electoral register in England and Wales

ERS reveals constituencies with the most potential missing...

New analysis by the Electoral Reform Society has revealed that...

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The Sun reported on rumours that Paul Scully MP, was considering running as an independent

Change to London mayoral elections complicates thinking for...

Over the weekend The Sun reported on rumours that Paul...

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New Senedd Bill is an investment in Welsh...

Yesterday in the Senedd, the First Minister, Mark Drakeford, said...

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