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14th May 2015 - A NEW DAWN FOR GOILALA PEOPLE

14th May 2015 – ISSUE OF WRITS FOR GOILALA OPEN BY ELECTION.

When our late Member for Parliament passed away unexpectedly, earlier this year, the Goilala people dearly wanted to know when the Papua New Guinea Electoral Commission would set for us to elect our Parliamentary representative. 125 more words

Elections

Rumour: Ed Balls to be Sent to Coventry?

Could Ed Balls soon be back in the Commons? There is a rumour going round that Labour’s veteran MP in Coventry North West, Geoffrey Robinson, who was at the centre of a huge internal row about whether he would stand down before the election, could quit and trigger a by-election: 124 more words

Guido Fawkes

PKR Lily Wan Azizah wins Permatang Pauh but with reduced majority

May 8, 2015

Phnom Penh by The Mekong

PKR Lily Wan Azizah wins Permatang Pauh but with reduced majority

by Sheridan Mahavera and Looi Sue-Chern… 794 more words

Politics

Trollope and elections

Anthony Trollope stood as a Liberal candidate for the seat of Beverley in Yorkshire in a by-election in 1868.  He came last of the four standing after what he described as “the most wretched fortnight of my manhood” campaigning in the district. 88 more words

By-election and death watch starts in the House of Commons tomorrow!

With a razor-thin majority likely after the British general election today, by-elections will be of unusual significance in Parliament of 650 middle-aged and older parliamentarians working under great stress with easy access to alcohol, food and little exercise. 433 more words

Public Choice

Looking Back @ Rompin By-Elections: Disadvantage Najib

May 7, 2015

Phnom Penh by The Mekong

Looking Back @ Rompin By-Elections: Disadvantage Najib

by Nigel Aw@www.malaysiakini.com

ANALYSIS: The Goods and Services Tax (GST) and Hudud may have been the dominating issues during the Rompin by-election campaign but a crucial factor that appeared to have been overlooked was a brewing revolt by FELDA settlers. 956 more words

Governance

JIMMY ANIAWA WELCOME BY ELECTION DECISSION BY ELECTORAL COMISSION

Goilala district administrator welcomes poll

BY JOE GURINA

Goilala District Administrator Jimmy Aniawa has welcomed the by-election for the Goilala Open seat left vacant by late Daniel Mona. 256 more words

Elections