Comment: Risks to the Register

“Most people, in all political parties, believe that the Government are right to bring in individual voter registration. The previous Government legislated for it… I…brought in that legislation. I did so because I believed that it was right…It is right, as a matter of principle, that citizens should be responsible for their own eligibility to vote.” . . . → Read More: Comment: Risks to the Register

2012 to be year of first ‘serious attempt’ at Lords Reform – Tyler

2012 will see the first serious attempt in a century to introduce elections to the House of Lords, Liberal Democrat Peer Lord Tyler predicted this week.

The 1911 Parliament Act, brought in by Asquith’s Liberal Government, was put in place said “it is intended to substitute for the House of Lords as it at present exists a . . . → Read More: 2012 to be year of first ‘serious attempt’ at Lords Reform – Tyler