Liberal Democrats

Electoral Reform in the UK

Democracy isn't Deskbound Make Votes Count has re-branded their campaign, and produced an action plan, which I reproduce below:

Continue on to the MVC WebsiteView the Campaign Launch Photos

6 Things you can do
1. Petition the Prime Minister. Sign our petition to Gordon Brown

2. Pledge to a Consultation. Sign the pledge and show people's willingness to be consulted

3. Write to your MP. Ask them to forward your comments to the Minister

4. Contact your nearest PR Politican. Enlist the support of your MEPs/AMs/MSPs

5. Have your say: Governance of Britain. Tell the Ministry of Justice that voting systems matter

6. Donate to the Campaign. Help us maximise what we can achieve

If you would like to post this to your website, see the previous post for the code.

Lib Dems resolve to oppose the Legislative and Regulatory Reform Bill

Legislative and Regulatory Reform Bill (and other issues)With thanks to the Campaign Against the Legislative and Regulatory Reform Bill, I learn that the Lib Dems have voted to fight the 'Abolition of Parliament' bill. For more on this bill and why it's so troublesome, try this post on my site or Everyone who is concerned about this bill should write a few letters - but what I'm really interested in is getting at least 35 labour MPs to rebel over this one, so if you've a labour MP, please be sure to write to them!