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My problem with the system is its manifest non-transparency. Nobody can be sure of the effect of their vote, especially if voting above the line. And backroom preference deals between parties are the antithesis of transparency.

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by eurogreen on Mon Sep 9th, 2013 at 08:35:36 AM EST
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