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02.11.15

Councillors must be free to represent their electorate

Source: Linda Brown

 Councillors are elected by people on the street, not some council official, so they should be able to represent, freely, their electorate.

Another restriction is where you have a political party using the whip on councillors.  1984 has long been here I am afraid.

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