Time to change voting system?
The General Election result in Worthing resulted in the Tories returning two MPs with a total of 56,000 votes.
The votes for alternative parties totalled 50,000, but with no voice in Parliament.
Is it not time to change our first-past-the-post system?
Had a proportional representation operated the result nationally would have looked like this: Tories 270, Labour 260, Lib Dems 48, Green 12.
Not only no hung parliament, but perhaps a strong and stable government that the Tories were seeking.
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