Month: March 2014


Allez Milord!

Posted on 24 March 2014 by Professor Roger Awan-Scully

  As many blog readers will be aware, Lord Ashcroft has for some years been running a regular polling operation. Yesterday he published full results of a very large sample poll, mostly concerned with investigating public attitudes towards the European Union. (It is perhaps worth noting that although the results were only published yesterday, the
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What are our true ‘constitutional preferences’?

Posted on 11 March 2014 by Professor Roger Awan-Scully

  Last week I discussed the recent BBC/ICM poll’s findings on ‘constitutional preferences’. Because of significant question wording changes, I urged caution about apparently growing support for abolition of the National Assembly. I also suggested that the specific constitutional preference question used in this annual poll since 2012 might, compared to other plausible question wordings,
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