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Ministers are sadly off the mark when it...

In a perhaps unsurprising move, ministers have denied that Westminster...

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Bill introduced to ensure the ‘missing millions’ are...

An MP has introduced a bill to close the gaping...

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Voters are worried about false information online –...

The coronavirus pandemic has seen waves of misinformation spread around...

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Ministers make a vital u-turn on plans to...

After uproar from MPs, democracy campaigners and the wider public,...

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The government accepts votes need to ‘count equally’....

On Monday night, MPs debated the need to reform Westminster's...

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New inquiry launched into Britain’s ‘wild west’ electoral...

Anyone with an interest in bringing campaign rules into the...

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The Virtual Council: How are local authorities responding...

The Centre for Public Scrutiny set out some good practice...

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Scrapping remote participation for MPs risks a ‘rump...

Government must back backbenchers' proposals to protect voters' interests and...

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Plans to scrap remote voting for MPs risk...

The government's plans to scrap remote voting are beyond a...

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16 and 17 year olds just secured the...

16 and 17 year olds officially secure the right to...

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ERS in the Press – May 2020

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Share your views on the success of the...

If you think Parliament needs to be brought into the...

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