The Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Act 2000, commonly known as PPERA, created the Electoral Commission and introduce a major new set of regulations for political party finance.


Cambridge Analytica, big data, poor journalism and possible Electoral Commission probe

The sloppy (and regrettably dominant) media coverage of Cambridge Analytica has been of the form “it worked for Trump, it worked for Brexit so their clever big data targeting is powerful”. … Read the full post »