Make Votes Matter is the national movement for Proportional Representation

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Let’s get this petition trending!

It's election day! Whatever you do today, make sure you vote, with your head and your heart.Our polling shows that 35 per cent of people are likely to vote tactically in the general election. This is a symptom of our out-of-date, ‘one-party-takes-all’ system.
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Post election stunt to Make Votes Matter!

The votes have been counted and we can now reveal that the first general election to be held in winter since 1923 has resulted in… yet another disproportionate outcome.
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PR front and centre on the Question Time Under-30s Special

The Question Time special saw 20 minutes devoted solely to electoral reform. Seven parties had the opportunity to respond. Here’s what they said…
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Just a few days to go to polling day

With polling day rapidly approaching this Thursday, we wanted to let you know what we've been up to over the last week in the campaign for Proportional Representation.Thank you so much once again if you've contributed to our Crowdfunder, which is still live. If you haven't yet, please consider chipping in to help us reach…
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Every day should be Democracy Day!

Today, Thursday 5th December, is Democracy Day! More than 20 campaigns have joined forces in an unprecedented effort to call out the ‘radio silence’ on reforming the voting system. Rarely have so many organisations come together at election time to shine the spotlight on such a crucial issue.This network of democracy organisations is calling for…
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The latest manifestos and Proportional Representation

As we hurtle towards election day, another batch of manifestos have been published. And, as ever, we've been looking out for the parties' policies on Proportional Representation. Here, we take a look at what the manifestos say about changing the voting system, and where we might go from here in the fight to win fair…
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Ask your candidates to #PledgeForPR

If you’re wondering how to find out whether your general election candidates are fans of Proportional Representation (PR), then we’ve got it covered with our #PledgeForPR campaign. You can easily ask your local candidates if they want to bring in a fair voting system, or if they want to keep our undemocratic First Past the…
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This week’s manifestos on Proportional Representation

With just three weeks to go until the general election, we've seen a spate of parties publish their manifestos lately - setting out policies on everything from broadband to bus services. What we want to know, of course, are their policies on Proportional Representation - and how we can win fair votes for the UK.
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Our open letters to Johnson & Corbyn: time to back PR!

Ahead of manifesto launches, we wrote to Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn to call for Proportional Representation…
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