News: December 2019
Boris Johnson is planning radical changes to the UK constitution – here are the ones you need to know about
With a very large majority in parliament, Boris Johnson is planning radical changes to the UK constitution . His party claims that far reaching reforms are needed because of a “ destab ilising and potentially extremely damaging rift between politicians and the people ” under the last parliament. The issue at the centre of this “damaging rift”, however, is whether the proposals for constitutional change are a democratic necessity or a cynical attempt by the Conservative government to bolster its power. This article by Stephen Clear , Lecturer in Constitutional and Administrative Law, and Public Procurement, at Bangor Law School is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Read the original article .
Publication date: 19 December 2019
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