Source: Amanda Connolly, Global News, April 24, 2019
The push towards electoral reform may not be dead in the water just yet, despite yet another referendum rebuff by Prince Edward Island voters on Tuesday.
Instead, those involved in the movement say the focus is shifting from national and provincial politics to the grassroots level — municipal politics.
P.E.I. put the question to voters in a referendum during the provincial election on Tuesday as to whether to move from first-past-the-post, the current system used in federal and provincial elections across the country, to mixed member proportional representation.
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