Sunday, July 22, 2007
New Zealand in 1993: Sounds like Ontario in 2007
On the right, you'll see a pro-Mixed Member Proportional poster from the 1993 referendum campaign in New Zealand, available at this website.
Just juxtapose the numbers to Ontario to read "I'd rather live in a democracy with 129 MPPs Than a Dictatorship with 107."
For more on the New Zealand experience switching from first-past-the-post to Mixed Member Proportional, link here.
Posted by Matt Guerin at 11:47 PM