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Proxy voting and parental absence in Parliament: inquiry report

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23rd July 2018 by Myfanwy

So proxy voting has been in the news again. For whatever reason, MP Brandon Lewis failed to honour an agreed pairing for Jo Swinson while she was on maternity leave. Those arguing in favour of a more formal system might say that this story — and the ensuing confusion — underlines the point perfectly. You…

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EGOV-CeDEM-ePart 2018


Alex from our research team will be attending this conference in order to present mySociety research on participatory budgeting. More information about the conference can…