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Choosing the referendum question

The Government has agreed to the recommendation of the Electoral Commission that the question in the referendum on membership of the EU should be between ‘to remain a member’ or ‘leave’ the EU.  This is in place of a yes/no … Continue reading

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Referendums

Shortly before Parliament rose, the House of Lords Constitution Committee, of which I am a member, published its report on referendums in the UK.   The report not only provides recommendations on the use of referendums but is also an excellent pedagogic tool in … Continue reading

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