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Online voting: Safe as Houses of Parliament?

26 Jan 2016, by in Politics

All the way back in January of 2015, the Speaker’s Commission on Digital Democracy reported their findings. Top of the list was that the 2020 general election should provide a mechanism for people to vote online. Campaign group Webroots Democracy have been following the progress of the Commission’s recommendations, and their new report out today…

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£37 million of new red tape for unions under the #TUbill

21 Jan 2016, by in Politics

Remember the Red Tape Challenge? Every week, the 2010-15 coalition government would stick a pin in the statute book and ask what seemed to be the Daily Mail reader comments panel to let them know which regulations should be axed. The current Cabinet Office website trumpets that they manage to scrap more than 2,400 regulations.…

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