Why do we need elections?
1.����� Elections take place regularly in all democracies. A rule of thepeople is not possible in any large country and it is not possible for everyone tohave the time and knowledge to take decisions on all matters.Therefore in most democracies people rule through their representatives.
2.����� Therefore, elections are considered essential in our times for any representative democracy.In an election the voters make many choices:
��������� They can choose representatives who will make laws for them.
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��������� They can choose the party whose policies will guide the government and law making.