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Another wise move, imoh.
88% non-turnout, apparently.
YOU KNOWS IT
just drawing random names off of the Electoral Register and appointing them for these £100K sinecures.
That would have generated more interest and been about as effective.
Sounds like the main problem is no one who's voting really knows what the candidates can do or anything about them. Next election will likely be a lot better as people will then understand what the incumbent did or didn't do.
Not sure about the cost thing in a recession. It is a lot of money but maybe it'll be a positive thing overall.
depends on their media profile i guess
'According to the BBC, the number of spoilt ballot papers in Coventry was larger than the number of Lib Dem votes'
absolutely battered. Disappointing to see Lib Dem pseudo-independent George Ferguson win in Bristol though.
but leaves no lasting psychological damage
earned him a promotion. Unbelievable.
Another Littlejohnism? Sort it out! Normally I find your reactionary cheekiness slightly erotic, but my tumescence wilts with each plagiarised phrase.
it helps to have lots of words for erections.
did anything happen?