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action
A proper independent body should be created to replace the Electoral Commission.
background
The reputation of the Electoral Commission has suffered after a series of scandals related to political bias by its commissioners and the conduct of its investigations. It's time to create a new organisation for electoral scrutiny whose governance and actions are analysed and made more accountable.
additional details
https://www.telegraph.co.uk/politics/2018/03/31/election-watchdogs-face-calls-resign-brexit-bias/ https://www.express.co.uk/news/politics/939997/brexit-news-jacob-rees-mogg-electoral-commission-bias-vote-leave-remain https://www.telegraph.co.uk/politics/2018/06/02/election-watchdog-rebuked-for829000-budget-european-elections/ https://www.telegraph.co.uk/politics/2018/06/16/brexiteer-called-electoralcommission-abolished-nominated-help/ www.goo.gl/kyBCUf www.goo.gl/aXiZTX www.goo.gl/L2ff8a
created at
2018-07-27T15:40:05.994000+00:00
updated at
2018-11-21T17:19:24.896000+00:00
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