British Columbia Likely to See a Referendum on Proportional Representation in Autumn 2018

Ballot Access News

According to this story, at the very end, the British Columbia New Democratic Party and Green Party have agreed that the voters of British Columbia will vote in autumn 2018 on whether to use proportional representation. Because those two parties, together, have a slight majority in the new legislature, their plan for the upcoming referendum is likely to implemented.

The Green Party had wanted the province to switch to proportional representation without a vote of the people, but apparently the party has yielded on that desire.


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