An evaluation of electoral reform

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An evaluation of electoral reform

Should we continue with the FPTP system for Westminster elections?


  • Simple to use: Requires one simple 'x' in a box which means few ballot papers are spoilt
  • Quick: Election results are obtained after just a few hours and a new government is confirmed after 24 hours.
  • Keeps out extremist parties: Prevents extremist parties gaining support and credibility which may undermine democratic values.
  • Keeps a constituency link: Citizens can identify their representative and deal with issues directly with that person.
  • Produces strong government: Governments with clear working majorities can…



Great, thank you!

Former Member

This was of a helpful nature

Joe Taylor

This was not very useful i used it to answer a similar question and it didnt help

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