June 2019 general election

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June 2019 general election
Mar. 2019 1-14 June 2019 Sep. 2019
Candidates — Secretary/Prime Minister
The Final Horseman/Argentigrad
Candidates — Senators
Grod Island

The June 2019 general election was the thirteenth general election in The Leftist Assembly and voting was held from 11 to 14 June 2019. The General Assembly, the unicameral legislature of The Leftist Assembly, consists of the Secretary, Prime Minister and five Senators.

The nations elected to the General Assembly were The Final Horseman as Secretary, Argentigrad as Prime Minister, and Dawtania, Greylyn, Grod Island, Kavagrad, and Nottinhaps as Senators.

Methodology[edit | edit source]

Voting[edit | edit source]

To be eligible to vote, a nation must reside in The Leftist Assembly and be either a member of the World Assembly or an affiliated military. The voter numbers each of the candidates in order of their preference on a Google Forms document.

Counting[edit | edit source]

The election moderators were Llorens, Fevhader, and New Arkados.

For the Secretary/Prime Minister contest, all candidates, including Seek other ticket, are compared head-to-head and the data is compiled into a table. The ticket that has the most wins is declared elected. In the unlikely event that no one ticket has the most wins, a series of tiebreakers is held to elect a winner. If there is only one ticket, they face a confidence vote instead.

For the Senators contest, all candidates, including Seek other candidate, are compared head-to-head and the data is compiled into a table. All the candidates are then ranked primarily according to most wins, however, a series of tiebreakers may be held if necessary. From this ranking, the top number of candidates equal to the number of available Senator positions is elected.

Endorsements[edit | edit source]

Only endorsements by nations who have previously served in an executive leadership position are recorded.

Secretary/Prime Minister[edit | edit source]

Ticket Endorsements
The Final Horseman/Argentigrad Cedoria

Senators[edit | edit source]

Candidate Endorsements
Dawtania Cedoria
Greylyn Cedoria
Kavagrad Cedoria
Nottinhaps Llorens

Results[edit | edit source]

Secretary/Prime Minister[edit | edit source]

The following are the results of this contest:

The Final Horseman/Argentigrad confidence vote

As a result, The Final Horseman and Argentigrad were elected as Secretary and Prime Minister respectively.

Senators[edit | edit source]

The following are the head-to-head results compiled in a table:

Dawtania Greylyn Grod Island Kalordolor Kavagrad Latimandia Nottinhaps Zaratov Seek other
Dawtania - 13-13 14-12 17-9 9-17 19-7 13-13 17-9 21-5
Greylyn 13-13 - 15-11 18-8 10-16 21-5 13-13 18-8 23-3
Grod Island 12-14 11-15 - 18-8 10-16 23-3 11-15 16-10 23-3
Kalordolor 9-17 8-18 8-18 - 6-20 14-12 8-18 12-14 20-6
Kavagrad 17-9 16-10 16-10 20-6 - 22-4 15-11 18-8 23-3
Latimandia 7-19 5-21 3-23 12-14 4-22 - 1-25 9-17 21-5
Nottinhaps 13-13 13-13 15-11 18-8 11-15 25-1 - 19-7 23-3
Zaratov 9-17 8-18 10-16 14-12 8-18 17-9 7-19 - 18-8
Seek other 5-21 3-23 3-23 6-20 3-23 5-21 3-23 8-18 -

NOTE: Dawtania, Greylyn, and Nottinhaps tied on number of wins and no winner emerged from single transferable vote. On first preferences, Dawtania had 5, Greylyn had 4, and Nottinhaps had 2, so they were ranked in that order.

The following is the ranking of the candidates:

  1. Kavagrad
  2. Dawtania
  3. Greylyn
  4. Nottinhaps
  5. Grod Island
  6. Zaratov
  7. Kalordolor
  8. Latimandia
  9. Seek other candidate

As a result, Kavagrad, Dawtania, Greylyn, Nottinhaps, and Grod Island were elected as Senators.