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How Do MPs in Westminster Democracies Vote When Unconstrained by Party Discipline? A Comparison of Free Vote Patterns on Marriage Equality Legislation

Plumb, Alison


The UK and Australian literature on free vote patterns highlights that, even under 'unwhipped' free vote circumstances, party membership remains the key predictor of MPs' voting patterns. However, analyses of free votes have focused on single parliaments

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2015
Type: Journal article
Source: Parliamentary Affairs
DOI: 10.1093/pa/gsu006


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