WebRoots Democracy celebrated its one year anniversary this month with a panel discussion in the House of Commons looking at methods of tackling low voter turnouts in London Mayoral Elections. Joining the panel were David Lammy MP (Labour); Councillor Sian Berry (Green Party); Peter Kellner (YouGov); Mita Desai (British Youth Council); Ralph Scott (Demos); and Kenny … Continue reading #WebRootsLDN hears calls for online voting, votes at 16, and more diverse candidates
On Monday evening, WebRoots Democracy hosted its first ever event as part of Parliament Week entitled "Swipe Right to Vote: Can #onlinevoting future-proof elections?" - a panel discussion with Chloe Smith MP, Amy Lamé, Smartmatic's Mike Summers, #SwingTheVote Campaign Manager Rachel Stroud, and British Youth Council Chair Mita Desai. The hour and a half discussion … Continue reading Swipe Right to Vote: Can online voting future-proof elections?