Tell your MSs you support a Senedd fit for the job
With only 60 MSs, Welsh democracy is overstretched. Due to Cabinet and official appointments, the Welsh Parliament has barely 42 backbenchers available to scrutinise the government.
There are simply not enough backbench MSs to fill all the committee seats and develop the specialist knowledge they need to do the job properly. We need more MSs so our representatives can hold the Welsh government to account.
As Wales’ Auditor General said:
“Good scrutiny means good legislation, and good legislation pays for itself…"