About: Electoral system

Elections 16-06-2017

Could proportional representation work for France?

France is mulling the introduction of proportional representation for its next legislative election. It could take inspiration from its European neighbours, all of which – bar the United Kingdom – use a version of PR. EURACTIV’s partner Ouest-France reports.

Italian voters stay home

The Italian government suffered a serious defeat yesterday, as too few voters turned up for the referendum on a reform of the Italian electoral system