Plans for identification to be used on election days to combat voter fraud, as suggested in a Government response to a review by former Communities Secretary, Sir Eric Pickles, have drawn negative attention over the past day – and rightfully so. Among the 50 recommendations he makes to Government, the suggestion is that the electorate … Continue reading ID at the ballot box: An attack on our democracy
Welcome to Political Intrigue. Every year has its political ups and downs, but 2016 has seen some of the biggest earthquakes in the world of politics - certainly in the West - for several decades. From Brexit to the US Presidential Election result to Labour's Jeremy Corbyn winning a second leadership contest in 12 months, this year has borne witness to significant political events. But where do we go from here?