referendums

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Another voting picture - but then, democracy's rather important, isn't it?
Why referendums are bad for you

David Cameron’s EU referendum promise might be politically popular, but he is exposing British democracy to a mechanism much more dangerous than initially meets the eye.

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Miliband refused to share a platform with Clegg
AV referendum cost £75 million

Last year’s referendum on whether the UK should adopt the alternative voting system or first past the post for general elections cost the taxpayer £75 million, according to a report out today.