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  1. a branch of voting systems in which some representatives are elected from geographic constituencies and others are elected under proportional representation from a wider area, usually by party lists

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    created by user picturefactobot on February 11, 2009
  2. Voters have two votes, one for the party and the second for the candidate in a constituency

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  3. Since the majority party and its coalition partners in an election are likely to win a large number of proportional seats, additional member systems hand additional political power to the leader of government at the expense of regional directly elect

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  4. The constituency representatives are generally elected under the first-past-the-post voting system

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  5. The party representatives are elected by a party vote, where the electors vote for a political party, and usually not directly for an individual

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  6. The particular individuals selected come from lists drawn up by the political parties before the election, at a national or regional level

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