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Re: Constitutional amendment: reduce the length of DPL election process

Steve McIntyre <steve@einval.com> wrote:
> On Mon, Aug 06, 2007 at 11:52:58AM +0100, MJ Ray wrote:
> >I agree.  No reason was given AFAICS, so I propose:
> From AJ's original mail:
> ...
> >Likewise, all our other votes have only needed two weeks (or less in
> >the case of the recall votes) to resolve, so having an extra week for
> >DPL elections seems unnecessary.

I see that as a reason to reduce the voting period, not the election.

> >Reducing the DPL election period from 17% of the year to 11% seems
> >like a win to me. YMMV.

Such arbitrary calculations aren't reasons.  One can just as well note
that the DPL election period is only approximately 0% of the period
where the DPL's decisions can have effects.

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