The NI Green Party Lord who never was

After last May’s Westminster election, political parties across the UK will be given a chance to make political appointments to the House of Lords. The Liberal Democrats, partners in the coalition, have been pushing for the allocations to be proportional to the share of the vote each party received across the UK. So the Green Party are gearing up to appointing six or more Lords. (Not that the Green Party unanimously supports the House of Lords, but some see merit …

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