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Local democracy and electoral reform

The impact of our broken voting system on our national politics is clear – the false majorities, voters abandoned in safe seats where representation hasn’t changed in generations, and the scourge of tactical voting where millions of people have to decide to vote with their head or their heart – to vote for who they want or to vote tactically to keep out who they don’t want. Electoral reform in Westminster is essential, but one of the ways to achieve that is, as with so many things in politics, to start local.

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