In 1918 a deposit for Parliamentary elections was introduced in the UK to prevent spurious candidates cluttering up the ballot paper. Currently £500 must be deposited at the same time as the Parliamentary nomination papers are delivered. 347 altre parole
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I often find myself watching the live coverage of daily proceedings in the House of Commons, on the BBC’s dedicated channel; this is often enjoyable enough and it keeps me suitably clued-up, regarding the new-found ideas from various MP’s – however, I often find my viewing/listening spoiled when our leader, David Cameron and the leader of the opposition, Ed Milliband feature. 619 altre parole
Comedian Eddie Izzard joined the Labour campaign trail on Monday by spending the day at a Q&A with Hove candidate Peter Kyle.
Wearing a smart skirt-suit and red lipstick, the London Mayor hopeful answered questions from the audience on corporate tax avoidance, nuclear disarmament, tuition fees and schools. 266 altre parole
By Sarah Owen, Labour PPC for Hastings & Rye
THE FIGHT FOR SOCIAL JUSTICE IS ALIVE AND WELL ACROSS HASTINGS & RYE.
Like the former Labour MP for Hastings & Rye Michael Foster, I have serious concerns about Trident and I also fail to see the need to renew our nuclear programme like-for-like. 227 altre parole
Forget speeches, debates, and lengthy interviews: when it comes to general elections, door-to-door canvassing may just be the most effective way to get voters interested. 157 altre parole