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Tapping the Crowd - Weekly Update #4

Posted by Noita Sadler (Admin) Feb 13, 2015 Posted in News and Videos
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In the fourth series of weekly updates, Professor Conor Gearty provides a summary of the ideas from the Constitution UK community.

Steveg33 would like to move Parliament to the North in order to end what he sees as the dominance of London.

Helen R Clare’s idea to extend select committee powers to call and enforce the attendance of witnesses is gaining votes.

Harry Blain is calling for gender equality in Parliament – do you agree with him?

ElizabethA wants real separation of powers with the Prime Minister elected separately to MPs, in order to prevent career politicians.

Are you at the top of the leaderboard? Is your idea gaining votes? If not, what are you waiting for? Join the debate and share your ideas.

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This post was edited on Feb 13, 2015 by Noita Sadler

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