The potential power of non-voters.

The potential power of non-voters.

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Voting Counts was originally set up to encourage young adults to vote, to do this we set about creating a list of reasons outlining the importance of voting. There are still however thousands of people in the UK who choose not to partake in the democratic process of voting at election time. Election Maps UK

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Scottish Council Elections 2017: Young Voters

Scottish Council Elections 2017: Young Voters

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The Electoral Commission recently published an excellent blog post exploring young adults’ attitude towards electoral participation following the Scottish Council Elections, where sixteen and seventeen year olds were able to vote for the first time. Some of the data they included was really interesting so we wanted to share the highlights with you. Click here

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Elections in 2017

Elections in 2017

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Local Government Elections - May 4th 2017 In Local Elections you are voting for between one and three councillors to represent your ward on the local council. There are 388 local councils in England and about 20,000 councillors. More Information Mayoral Elections - May 4th 2017 Regional Mayors will be elected in the following areas; Cambridgeshire and Read more
Types of elections.

Types of elections.

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General Election A national vote held every five years that decides who your MP will be and which party/parties will form a Government. By-Election The election of an MP in a single constituency to fill a vacancy that arises before the next general election. Local Election Elections that take place to choose representatives for local

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