he/she still represent the constituency. In the US especially in schoolboard run off etc. the turn out is VERY low but the winner is not going accept anything else.
At least everybody had the chance to go out and vote.
I know that was not the point you were making but it is the reality that the lower the vote the better chance the under dog has especially when he doesn't have the political machine behind him.
I will not answer those question for you as I don't really know the people on the ground and the reason why they don't come out but it would be good if a survey could tell us.
- Don't let negative things break you, instead let it be your strength, your reason for growth. Life is for living and I won't spend my life feeling cheated and downtrodden.