Wednesday Discussion: Two-Thirds Majority for Mahinda?
Mar 17, 2010 4:39:06 AM - thesundayleader.lk
The government is seeking a two thirds majority in the now imminent general election. Given the fractured state of the opposition it is quite possible the government will receive 60-plus percent the vote.
A two-thirds majority is significant of course as it would allow the government to amend or even entirely redraft the constitution.
While some argue [...]