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Dr Alistair Clark discusses Voter ID in the Conversation

Voter ID: our first results suggest local election pilot was unnecessary and ineffective

The 2018 local elections in England were surrounded by a fierce debate over a pilot requiring voters to present ID at polling stations. The government had argued that a clampdown on security was needed, because it was concerned about ongoing electoral fraud in polling stations. Read the full article on the Conversation

published on: 3 August 2018