[LINK] Internet Voting
Thu, 16 Nov 2000 09:59:45 +1100 (EST)
On Thu, 16 Nov 2000, Tim Josling wrote:
> I think a 'none of the above' option would be a good idea. If
> that wins, we have a new election with all the candidates who
> previously stood excluded. That way you can get rid of uninspired
> hacks in safe seats. About as likely as a crackdown on
> politicians perks I suspect,
Or as likely as some legislation tried in Canada: an elected
politician is contractually bond to the people to honour
his/her election + campaign promises. It got shot down
in the first reading. Wonder why.
Is there any mechanism in this "democracy" of ours to
force such legislation, from the people, onto the
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