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Elections - overcoming Article 46 hurdle for true proportionality

Wong Kai Hui

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Modified 25 Jan 2020, 11:27 pm

The Election Reform Committee's (ERC) proposal to introduce a "proportional representation" election system has one glaring flaw - it still doesn't make every vote equal.

To recap, the proposed system involves voting for parties instead of individual candidates. Seats in Parliament will be identified based on states instead of constituencies.

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