EU debate

25 Apr 2016

David Torrance's guide to the EU referendum cuts through the spin

The following is an introduction to David Torrance's new guide to the EU referendum , which the ERS are supporting. Darren Hughes is Deputy Chief Executive of the Electoral Reform Society. As the UK’s longest-standing democracy organisation, the Electoral Reform Society has been standing up for voters’ rights since 1884. And this is no less the case than with the upcoming EU referendum. We’ve […]
11 Mar 2016

We can have a #BetterReferendum. Make it happen

If you feel left out in the cold by the EU referendum debate, you’re not on your own. This week we launched new polling showing that just 16% of people feel well-informed about the EU referendum. It’s a fairly shocking indictment on the state of the debate – one which has been dominated by personality politics, rumours of spats and internal party splits, and off-putting negative bickering between […]