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A Middle Ground for Democratic Accountability: Retention Elections for the House of Lords?

—Brian Christopher Jones, Liverpool Hope University Through the eyes of many the UK House of Lords cannot seem to do anything right. Westminster’s upper house continues to be one of the largest and most disparaged institutions in modern times. Ridicule of the institution predominantly occurs because after more than a century of attempted reform the House

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Published on December 23, 2015
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