Green, UKIP, Lab, Lib – the alternative #Yes2AV ‘coalition’

+++Nigel Farage and Caroline Lucas joins cross party #Yes2AV event+++

UKIP Leader Nigel Farage joined with Green Party Leader Caroline Lucas MP, Alan Johnson MP and Tim Farron yesterday morning at a press conference, calling for a Yes vote on May 5th.  Mr Farage and Ms. Lucas warned that the First Past the Post system was “alienating a whole generation of voters” and called on people to make the positive case for reform in the final week of the campaign.


BBC – AV referendum: ‘Real dilemma’ for Labour says Johnson:

++News Links:

Labour Yes – Wipe the Smile off Cameron’s Face. Vote Yes:

BBC Newsnight AV Special:

Guardian – Jonathan Freedland: AV: a crucial ‘baby step’ if we are to break Britain’s electoral reform taboo:

Guardian – Say yes to AV at referendum to hurt Tories, Labour tells supporters:

Independent – Yes camp rules out use of costly counting machines:

Mirror – Vote Yes for AV:

Mirror – Lib Dems could demand AV re-run:

Political Betting – Can the Labour YES poster help turn it round?

Amelia’s Magazine – Voting Reform: An interview with Amisha Ghadiali:

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