Tagged as Electoral Commission

Latest figures for GB political party donations and loans borrowing published

Seven political parties registered in Great Britain reported accepting a total of more than £6 million in donations between 1 July and 30 September 2017 – the first quarterly reporting period after the UK Parliamentary general election – according to new figures published today (23rd November). This quarter saw around the same amount in reported […]

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Some disabled voters “left unable to vote”, Electoral Commission finds

Some disabled voters have reported being left unable to cast their vote, research by the Electoral Commission has found. The watchdog’s report, Elections for everyone, includes the testimonials of voters with learning and physical disabilities as well as people living with mental illness. The watchdog also spoke to a number of charities. Click below to read more…

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The Speaker’s Committee on the Electoral Commission

Under paragraph 1(1) of Schedule 2 to the Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Act, the Speaker’s Committee is required to report to the House of Commons not less than once a year on the exercise of its functions. The last annual Report covered the period from 1 April 2015 to 31 March 2016. The latest report covers […]

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