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Maybe candidates running for single seats under preferential or transferable voting have democratic legitimacy. I'm not so sure about parlamentarians elected in first-past-the-post, let alone party-list systems.

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by Carrie (migeru at eurotrib dot com) on Mon Aug 6th, 2012 at 09:30:23 AM EST
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