The Leftist Assembly election, December 2017
The Leftist Assembly election, December 2017 was the seventh election in The Leftist Assembly and voting was held from 11 to 14 December 2017. The General Assembly, the unicameral legislature of The Leftist Assembly, consists of seven elected members, which are the Secretary, Prime Minister and five Senators.
The nations elected to the General Assembly were South Miruva as Secretary, Atealia as Prime Minister, and Auven, Cedoria, Hecknamistan, Kavagrad, and The Persian Socialist Federation as Senators.
To be eligible to vote, a nation must be part of the World Assembly and reside in The Leftist Assembly. The voter numbers each of the candidates in order of their preference on a Google Forms document.
The election moderators were Cedoria, Llorens, and Rathfarnham. For the Secretary-Prime Minister election, the alternative voting system is used to decide the winner. For the Senators election, the single transferable voting system and the Hare quota are used to decide five winners. If the 'Seek other' option is elected, all candidates that would've otherwise been elected following it would be eliminated and the positions left vacant for a by-election following the general election.
The following audio debates/interviews were held for candidates during this election:
- Secretary interview with South Miruva, hosted by Llorens
- Secretary/Prime Minister debate with Atealia and VegemiteIsGross, hosted by Llorens
- Senators debate with Cedoria, Hecknamistan, and The Persian Socialist Federation, hosted by Llorens
Candidate endorsements are only recorded for nations who are a former Secretary, Prime Minister or nation of historical significance to the region. The following are the endorsements issued throughout the election:
The following are the results of this contest:
As a result, South Miruva and Atealia were elected as Secretary and Prime Minister respectively.
The following are the results of this contest, with a quota of 5 votes:
|Round 1||Round 2||Round 3|
|The Persian Socialist Fed.||2||4||5|
* Votes redistributed
As a result, Auven, Cedoria, Hecknamistan, Kavagrad, and The Persian Socialist Federation were elected as Senators.