Cutting the cost of Parliament

Simply get rid of the Legislative Assembly. As an island with a small population, we just don't need it. the job could be done by MHKS.

Why the contribution is important

It would save money and indicate that the government is thinking out of the box and being realistic. The Legislative Assembly appears to be a safe and lucrative harbour for ageing MHKS.

by Winifred on April 21, 2017 at 11:42AM

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  • Posted by mannin April 23, 2017 at 09:17

    Most other posts on this subject have been locked by Moderators. lets see how long this one lasts.
    Fully agree by the way.
  • Posted by ManxVoter April 24, 2017 at 11:15

    There is certainly a case for significantly more 'direct democracy' using technology currently available at low cost

    MHKs are hiding themselves behind the shield of the champion of representative democracy' - don't let them. They must perform their role of ensuring that the wishes of their constituents are enacted
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