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Sun Jun 26, 2016, 07:36 PM

Guardian: Petition for second EU referendum may have been manipulated

Data shows people from countries including Iceland and Tunisia backed petition that should be signed only by Britons and UK residents

Nicola Slawson UK Guardian
@nicola_slawson
Sunday 26 June 2016 09.18 EDT

A petition calling for a second EU referendum which has gained more than 3 million signatures is under investigation by parliamentary authorities.



The House of Commons petitions committee has confirmed that 77,000 signatures, which were added fraudulently, have been removed. A tweet by the committee said that it would continue to monitor the petition for suspicious activity.

The request for another referendum on the parliament’s official petitions website should have been signed only by British citizens and UK residents.

However, the petition’s data showed signatories from countries around the world, including Iceland, the Cayman Islands and Tunisia, and in some cases there are more signatures than total population.

Despite Vatican City, a tiny city state, having a total population of just 800, over 39,000 residents of Vatican City appeared to have signed the petition....snip

Read More: http://www.theguardian.com/politics/2016/jun/26/petition-for-second-eu-referendum-may-have-been-manipulated

New Rule (Per Globalists): If an election doesn't turn out the way you want, lie about it, call people that didn't vote your way "dumb" and then try again- with "help"!

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Reply Guardian: Petition for second EU referendum may have been manipulated (Original post)
nationalize the fed Jun 2016 OP
AngryAmish Jun 2016 #1
Ruby the Liberal Jun 2016 #4
AngryAmish Jun 2016 #6
840high Jun 2016 #2
nationalize the fed Jun 2016 #7
cherokeeprogressive Jun 2016 #3
SickOfTheOnePct Jun 2016 #5

Response to nationalize the fed (Original post)

Sun Jun 26, 2016, 07:37 PM

1. /pol/

 

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Response to AngryAmish (Reply #1)

Sun Jun 26, 2016, 08:23 PM

4. LOL

Yeah - that news has been online all day. Maybe Parliament needs to hire some 15 year old interns to surf the inner tubes for them.

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Response to Ruby the Liberal (Reply #4)

Sun Jun 26, 2016, 08:30 PM

6. 15 year chronic masturbators from suburban Ohio....

 

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Response to nationalize the fed (Original post)

Sun Jun 26, 2016, 07:47 PM

2. Democracy spoke. Let it be.

 

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Response to 840high (Reply #2)

Mon Jun 27, 2016, 04:17 AM

7. +1

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Response to nationalize the fed (Original post)

Sun Jun 26, 2016, 08:16 PM

3. I bet more than a few DUers signed it.

 

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Response to cherokeeprogressive (Reply #3)

Sun Jun 26, 2016, 08:23 PM

5. I was just thinking the exact same thing

Of course, some DUers are Brits, so of course they could sign, but I'm guessing there were more than a few who weren't eligible to sign.

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