Recall: how MPs voted

28 Oct 14

MPs who voted for real recall:  Abbott, Ms Diane Adams, Nigel Afriyie, Adam Anderson, Mr David Andrew, Stuart Baker, Steve Banks, Gordon Barclay, Stephen Barron, rh Kevin Bayley, Hugh Bebb, Guto Begg, Dame Anne Benyon, Richard Bingham, Andrew Blackman, Bob Boles, Nick Bottomley, Sir Peter...

Recall: MP Debate

23 Oct 14

On Tuesday MPs debated whether, and under what circumstances, we should be able to sack bad apple MPs. After thousands of us emailed our MPs and had meetings up and down the country, 74 MPs have now signed the amendments that would lead to real...

Briefing for MPs: Amendments to the Recall of MPs Bill

16 Oct 14

Creating Real, Voter-Driven Recall Our democracy is in crisis. People’s trust in politicians and the political process is at an all- time low. Over 75% of people feel they have little or no power between elections and over half of people feel they have no...

Recall: Meet your MP

14 Oct 14

Soon we could have the power to sack bad-apple MPs. Fed up with broken politics? Here’s our chance to start fixing it. MPs will soon have a choice whether to vote in real recall: a law that will give people the chance to get rid...

Recall: Rebuttals for MP responses

9 Oct 14

If you recently emailed your MP about recall, you may have got a reply that was similar to one of the three below. If you did, the office team have put together a draft reply which you could edit if you’d like, and send back...

Recall: Meet your MP

9 Oct 14

It’s crunch time. In a few weeks MPs will vote on whether to support real recall: giving voters the power to sack bad MPs in between elections. From the expenses scandal to cash for questions – we’ve seen ‘bad apple’ MPs who shouldn’t get to...