to consider spoiling the ballot?

(78 Posts)

I'm what the media calls a floating voter - I don't vote for the same political party time after time, I vote on the issues (not that it makes any difference where I currently live, as vast numbers of people seem to vote for the same party simply because they always have!).

But just lately I've been thinking - if an election was called tomorrow I really don't know who I would vote for. As things stand I don't think there is a single party that I would want in power. I have voted in every election I am eligible to and always been very scathing about those who don't bother - but I really don't know what I will do at the next general election. As far as I can see the only option that reflects my true opinion is to spoil the ballot but then my vote is wasted...

Very confused.

seeker Sun 07-Oct-12 07:31:19

That's fantastic, euwa!

ZombTEE Sun 07-Oct-12 07:40:36

So find someone who can stand, if you can't, and encourage them to do so. Don't just stand there and wail "There's nothing I can do!"

There's always something you can do.

LesleyPumpshaft Sun 07-Oct-12 08:03:22

It's not going to be a dirty protest isi it OP? grin

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