Author: Voting Counts

What is a General Election?

General Elections are an opportunity for the public to elect a Member of Parliament to represent their constituency in Parliament. Members of the public decide who to vote for by considering a number of factors including; each political party’s manifesto promises, or the...

What are Local Elections?

In local government 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. If you want to know...

Why women shouldn’t vote

Political activity will tend to take away woman from proper sphere and highest duty, which is maternity. It will tend by the divisions which it will introduce to break up the harmony of the...