Are votes for overseas Tongans and their own seat in Parliament still hard to justify? – Kaniva Tonga | Largest New Zealand-based Tongan news service


Eight years after it was submitted to Parliament, Kaniva News reviews the Constitutional and Electoral Commission Report of 2009 and looks at one of the issues considered by the CEC: Allowing Tongans overseas to vote or have their own seats in Tonga’s Parliament. In 2004 Australian academic Helen Lee predicted that what she called “long […]

Source: Are votes for overseas Tongans and their own seat in Parliament still hard to justify? – Kaniva Tonga | Largest New Zealand-based Tongan news service