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I base my additions on the declared policy positions of the parties concerned. ChangeUK is 100% Remain, Labour policy is to support a soft Brexit, the Tories campaigned (insofar as they did) on May's deal. We can all make assumptions about what party supporters want, but objectively they voted for parties espousing particular policies.

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by Frank Schnittger (mail Frankschnittger at hot male dotty communists) on Mon May 27th, 2019 at 07:37:14 PM EST
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Considering that voting is subjective and sometimes strategic - never mind local - I don't think it's possible to claim that votes are objective at all.

In my proxy constituency one of the sitting MEPs is a staunch pro-EU Labour remainer. He was re-elected by a comfortable margin - which wouldn't have happened if his supporters had decided they were voting for a pro-Brexit party.

The only true single-issue voters were TBP supporters, Greens, and many LibDems. The main parties, especially Labour, had a much more complex profile of support.

by ThatBritGuy (thatbritguy (at) googlemail.com) on Mon May 27th, 2019 at 07:47:28 PM EST
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