voting rule

May 28, 2021
Scrapping the 15-year UK expat voting rule is ‘a major win for democracy’ premium
Britons who have lived overseas for over 15 years receiving the right to vote in UK general elections is a major win for democracy. The Elections Bill is set to abolish an “arbitrary” rule that, as it stands, means that people who have resided outside Britain for over 15 years lose their voting rights in a general election. According to official estimates, this will enfranchise over 3 million British expats. That said, this figure could be substantially Read More
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Nigel Green