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Tactical voting’s time has come

Vote for MPs who will hold the government to account on Brexit

By Gina Miller  

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Voting tactically or strategically is normally seen as a last resort—something promoted to ensure the defeat of a greater evil.

Since the results of the first round of France’s presidential election came through, eliminated mainstream candidates have been eagerly endorsing the centrist Emmanuel Macron, recommending their followers support the centrist against Marine Le Pen. This is the norm for France’s run-off style election, and this year in particular, the country’s divided electorate will be holding their noses and voting for a candidate who, as they see…

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