Chloe Smith – 2021 Comments on Abolishing Supplementary Vote for Police and Crime Commissioner Elections

The comments made by Chloe Smith, the Minister for the Constitution, on 15 September 2021.

Britain’s long-standing national electoral system of First Past the Post ensures clearer accountability, and allows voters to kick out the politicians who don’t deliver. First Past the Post is fair and simple – the person with the most votes wins.