Monthly Archives: August 2011

Anton Oliver announces his support for keeping MMP


Anton Oliver, described as “the thinking man’s rugby player” has declared his support for keeping MMP as New Zealand’s voting system. Continue reading


The truth about Winston Peters and MMP


Opponents of MMP often cite Winston Peters as the poster boy for MMP, an example of the type of politician that exercises undue power under MMP. Continue reading

MMP has given voters more power


MMP has given voters more power, not less, and a return to a voting system that concentrates power in a small number of marginal seats would be a mistake, Campaign for MMP said today. Continue reading