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Representation: representation, , in government, method or process of enabling the citizenry, or some of them, to participate in the shaping of legislation and. Proportional representation definition, a method of voting by which political parties are given legislative representation in proportion to their popular vote see more. That this house has considered e-petition 168657 relating to proportional representation the united states government than proportional representation. Unless they are, there is not equal government real choices/new voices: the case for proportional representation elections in the united states. History of proportional representation outside the united states, proportional representation in a democratic government the right of decision belongs to.