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2. In 1951,

  • Labour won the General Election.
  • The Conservatives formed the goverment with a lower proportion of the vote to Labour.
  • Labour formed the goverment with a lower proportion of the vote to the Conservatives.
  • There was a coalition formed.

3. The closed party list system is used in the European Elections, but a disadvantage is that....

  • it creates doubt to the status of the 'top up' members legitmacy.
  • It creates gerrymandering.
  • It allows extemist parties to gain more seats. UKIP gained 12 in 2004.
  • It is majoritarian.

4. The main aspects of STV are....

  • A close link between the constituent and their MP and unlikely coalitions.
  • Unfair to smaller parties and many wasted votes.
  • Multi-member constituencies and wider representation.
  • Larger constituencys for sparesly populated areas and majoritarianism.

5. AV is used for the Labour and Lib Dem party leadership election, but AV+ is used...

  • No where.
  • Everywhere.
  • Northern Ireland.
  • Police and Crime comissioner.

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