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Hung Parliament in United Kingdom

Hung parliament Meaning in Politics

Description of Hung parliament published by Mona Chalabi: A parliament where no single political party has over half of the seats in the House of Commons. This tends to lead to instability because it’s hard for any party to get enough votes to pass legislation.

Hung Parliament Meaning, as used in the UK Parliament

When a general election results in no single political party winning a majority of Members of the Parliament in the House of Commons, the situation is known as a hung Parliament.

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  • Article Name: Hung Parliament
  • Author: B. Hepple
  • Description: Hung parliament Meaning in Politics Description of Hung parliament published by Mona Chalabi: A parliament where no single [...]

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