TOKYO, March 4 Kyodo The ruling Liberal Democratic Party plans to cut the number of seats filled through the proportional representation system in Japan's powerful lower house by 30 to 150, party sources said Monday.
What does PR stand for?
PR stands for Proportional Representation
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After Berri's move, Hezbollah Secretary-General Sayyed Hasan Nasrallah proposed adopting proportional representation with Lebanon as a single district.
A proportional representation system does not eliminate anyone.
In his election announcement, Key said the poll would also contain a referendum asked voters if they wish to keep the current proportional representation system, and if not which alternative would they prefer.
One of the Lib Dems' objectives was electoral reform with proportional representation to be set in place before the 2015 election.
But the Conservatives' defence spokesman Liam Fox warned the talks could not be "held to ransom" by the Lib Dems demanding proportional representation.
On Tuesday, MPs can vote for an amendment calling for a referendum of the British people for introducing Proportional Representation to Westminster.
It also guarantees 15% of the MPs elected through proportional representation and 25% of the parliamentary seats to women who also will be elected through the proportional representation.