November 2018

We know the gender pay gap – what about the political gender gap?

Electoral Reform Society – Next Wednesday we’ll mark 100 years since Parliament passed legislation enabling women (over 21) to become MPs for the first time. Sadly, since that landmark legislation, there has been a grand total of just 491 women MPs. This is only 50 more than the number of male MPs sitting in the Commons […]

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Postal voting systems

Oral Answers to Questions — Cabinet Office – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 14th November 2018. What recent assessment he has made of the integrity of the postal votingsystem in local and national elections.

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Electoral Register – written question

Cabinet Office written question: To ask the Minister for the Cabinet Office, with reference his Department’s proposals on the reform of the annual canvass published in October 2018, whether his Department has carried out a risk assessment of the hybrid model for delivering the annual canvass; and what steps his Department is taking to ensure […]

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