Welcome to my weekly round-up of two blogging highlights from the past week: the post that I found most interesting or enjoyable to write and the post from someone else that I found most interesting or entertaining.
A post from me…
Marked registers lost, votes counted up wrongly – but Returning Officer judged to have met performance standards
There are many great things about our democracy, but then there’s the massive variation in quality of Returning Officers:
My original headline was going to be “One-third of (Acting) Returning Officers assess their own performance wrongly”, but the more closely I look at the latest Returning Officer performance data from the Electoral Commission, the worse it looks.
What did I find? Click here to read the full post.
… and a post from someone else
This road is of “critical” importance to the USA
Paul Walter uses a photo to raises questions about Wikileaks: “So why do it? Why leaks these cables? I am still trying to understand that.”
Spotted any other great posts this week that I may have missed? Let me know in the comments.