A 40-year wait for Seanad reform

Ireland“Sir, – It is now 40 years since the 1979 referendum on Seanad Éireann elections was passed by 92% of the electorate. It meant that legislation could be developed to extend voting rights on the university panels to all graduates of higher education. In four decades, no political action has been taken …” (more)

[Laura Harmon, Irish Times, 3 August]

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