Low turn out for Cameron’s Flagship Police Commissioner Elections 16 Nov 2012
In Swindon, 15% of eligible people voted, in Devizes 10% cast ballots, while the turnout in both Trowbridge and Chippenham was 11%. A polling station in Newport had NO votes cast. A 0% turnout!
Watford Observer Owl twitters turnout for Central Ward 20%: https://twitter.com/Observer_Owl
Low turnout in Warwickshire police commissioner election
Downing Street looks around for something to blame other than themselves. http://www.news-panel.com/news/bbcbreaking-rt-bbcnormans-downing-street-sources-blame-low-turnout-in-police-commissioner-elections-on-fact-they-are-a-brand-new-idea-pcc
ITV ‘CaMay’ MUST make a statement: http://www.itv.com/news/update/2012-11-16/prime-minister-needs-to-make-statement-on-pcc-election-turnout/
Tory Diary: Bleat Bleat Etc http://conservativehome.blogs.com/thetorydiary/2012/11/by-paul-goodman-conventional-wisdom-is-that-elections-are-won-from-the-centre-the-image-naturally-leads-to-debate-about-whe.html
Huff Puff reports spoiled ballot papers showing the mood.
Despite Home Office Helpine, elections fail to get turn out! http://www.guardian.co.uk/uk/2012/nov/08/police-commissioner-election-helpline-useless Cam and May to explain fiasco. Will this come out in the bath?
TheQuestion now is, has Cameron got the nerve to tout the PCC elections as a success or; how will it be spun; or does it matter, as we live in a dictatorship anyway, run by a cabal with no mandate for any of the policies?
Policies, Police, ICE SPOIL
‘But When Worlds Collide,
Said George Pal to his bride,
“I’m gonna give you some terrible thrills,”