“PEOPLE’S VOTE” – HOW CAN IT HAPPEN?

 

 

Every week more and more supporters press for the public to have the final say on the outcome of the Brexit negotiations. Doctors, business leaders, local authorities, and an increasing number of MPs, and – MOST important of all – hundreds of thousands of ordinary UK citizens, at home and abroad.

 

They were well represented in the huge . . . → Read More: “PEOPLE’S VOTE” – HOW CAN IT HAPPEN?

IS BRITAIN’S ELECTORAL SYTEM FIT FOR PURPOSE ?

A lively debate in the Lords on 13 September ranged over the various concerns that many people have about the integrity of the elections and referendums we now have in the is country.

 

At the end of the debate the Minister from the Cabinet Office, Lord Young of Cookham, responded to the issue of public trust and . . . → Read More: IS BRITAIN’S ELECTORAL SYTEM FIT FOR PURPOSE ?

Government Complacency over Russian Referendum Interference

Cabinet Office Minister Lord Young has implicitly accepted Lord Tyler’s accusation that the “piecemeal approach” to investigating Russian involvement in the 2016 EU Referendum was “ potentially quite dangerous” (Tuesday 19 June).

 

Lord Tyler, Liberal Democrat Spokesperson for Constitutional and Political Reform, had referred to “the considered judgement of the Chairman of the DCMS Select Committee” on . . . → Read More: Government Complacency over Russian Referendum Interference