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Dr. Alistair Clark’s research mentioned in House of Lords Select Committee Citizenship Report

Newcastle Politics academic Dr. Alistair Clark’s research into polling station workers in the 2015 general election (conducted with Dr. Toby James, UEA) has been cited in a House of Lords Select Committee report into citizenship and civic engagement published on 18th April 2018. The report highlight issues around electoral registration and how difficulties with voters’ registration status are the most commonly experienced problem in British polling stations. Find the House of Lords report and Dr. Clark’s publication at these links:

https://www.parliament.uk/business/committees/committees-a-z/lords-select/citizenship-civic-engagement/

http://www.ncl.ac.uk/gps/staff/profile/alistairclark.html#239519

published on: 20 April 2018