Question of the dayApril 19, 2011 Tim WorstallEuropean Union2 CommentsA change in the method by which we select those who govern us is considered important enough to have a referendum on. Well, sometimes. But why only sometimes? previousOn MonarchynextBeg pardon Ritchie? 2 thoughts on “Question of the day” ukliberty April 19, 2011 at 11:55 am When our beloved leaders think it expedient. SimonF April 19, 2011 at 1:13 pm The follow on to the old adage about never asking a question unless you know the answer is… or if that answer doesn’t matter. In this case I can’t see how a switch to AV will break the stranglehold the political elite have on their party machines that allows them to parachute their mates, party apparatchiks and identikit cut outs in to safe seats. Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.