[Conservative MP for Enfield North] Nick de Bois cross-checked the names of constituents seeking his help to stay in the UK and found 21 out of a sample 100 had signed up for voting rights.
The Tory backbencher is calling on ministers to tighten registration rules, claiming it is harder to get a library card than a ballot paper…
The MP said some people get on the electoral roll just to obtain credit cards or commit financial fraud.
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- Lorenzo Cherin 25th Mar - 11:07pm
Red Liberal I was once in Labour, or twice ! Too social democrat for old Labour.Too liberal for New Labour ! I became what I...
- Lorenzo Cherin 25th Mar - 11:00pm
I understand and sympathise with the march. I do so with Bill above criticising the march to. As with the EU unless it reforms it...
- Lorenzo Cherin 25th Mar - 10:49pm
I understand what Ruth means even if some don't ! I think sometimes it is an age thing. Those of the Tim, Ruth, my own...
- Fiona 25th Mar - 10:30pm
Your logic is flawed Ben.
- Ruth Bright 25th Mar - 10:24pm
Tony I don't think you actually read the post - it was about keeping going and that London has seen it all and so much...
- Tim13 25th Mar - 10:16pm
Peter, I am surprised you say you haven't met anyone who likes closer integration or ever closer union. There are many of us - certainly...
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