Local elections: How voters in England were cheated by a broken voting system

Local democracy in England and Wales has long been under strain – with contests often seeing dismally low turnout, or indeed no contest taking place at all. But new research from the ERS adds fresh cause for concern. There’s a ‘crisis of legitimacy’ for local elections in England, with the most detailed analysis of May’s … Continue reading Local elections: How voters in England were cheated by a broken voting system