The Electoral Commission’s report into the November 2009 Parliamentary by-election in Glasgow North East has condemned the Labour Party for breaking the Code of Conduct on postal voting, saying the party repeatedly failed to process postal vote forms promptly. … Read the full post »
Jenny Watson was Chief Executive of the Electoral Commission, the independent elections regulator in Britain, 2009-2016.
Speaking to the conference of the Association of Electoral Administrators, the Electoral Commission’s Jenny Watson warned those planning to hold general election counts on Friday rather than Thursday night that they will face criticism if their counts are delayed but not run efficiently. … Read the full post »
On Tuesday evening I blogged about the speech given by Jenny Watson, Chair of the Electoral Commission, criticising her comments about turnout in British elections. … Read the full post »
Here’s the email I’ve sent to Jenny Watson, Chair of the Electoral Commission. … Read the full post »
Earlier today the Government finally fell in to line with public opinion, the Electoral Commission and both the Liberal Democrat and Conservative parties by backing the introduction of individual registration. … Read the full post »