The Leftist Assembly election, December 2018

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The Leftist Assembly election,
December 2018
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Secretary/Prime Minister
Ticket 1 New Arkados/Nottinhaps
Senators
Candidate 1 Argentigrad
Candidate 2 Dawtania
Candidate 3 Grod Island
Candidate 4 Queerterra
Candidate 5 The Final Horseman
Candidate 6 Tobosarsk

The Leftist Assembly election, December 2018 was the eleventh election in The Leftist Assembly and voting was held from 11 to 14 December 2018. 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 New Arkados as Secretary, Nottinhaps as Prime Minister, and Argentigrad, The Final Horseman, Queerterra, Dawtania, and Grod Island as Senators.

Methodology

Voting

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.

Counting

The election moderators were Llorens, Hecknamistan, and Morvan.

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

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:

Endorser Candidate Position
Cedoria New Arkados/Nottinhaps Secretary/Prime Minister
Cedoria Grod Island Senator
Cedoria Queerterra Senator
Cedoria The Final Horseman Senator
Kavagrad New Arkados/Nottinhaps Secretary/Prime Minister
Kavagrad Argentigrad Senator
Kavagrad Grod Island Senator
Kavagrad The Final Horseman Senator
Llorens New Arkados/Nottinhaps Secretary/Prime Minister
Llorens Argentigrad Senator
Llorens Dawtania Senator
Llorens The Final Horseman Senator

Results

Secretary/Prime Minister

The following are the results of this contest:

New Arkados/Nottinhaps confidence vote
Yes
  
26
No
  
2

As a result, New Arkados and Nottinhaps were elected as Secretary and Prime Minister respectively.

Senators

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

Argentigrad Dawtania Grod Island Queerterra The Final Horseman Tobosarsk Seek other
Argentigrad - 17-11 22-6 19-9 17-11 22-6 24-4
Dawtania 11-17 - 17-11 13-15 10-18 20-8 24-4
Grod Island 6-22 11-17 - 10-18 7-21 19-9 24-4
Queerterra 9-19 15-13 18-10 - 12-16 20-8 25-3
The Final Horseman 11-17 18-10 21-7 16-12 - 20-8 27-1
Tobosarsk 6-22 8-20 9-19 8-20 8-20 - 18-10
Seek other 4-24 4-24 4-24 3-25 1-27 10-18 -

The following is the ranking of the candidates:

  1. Argentigrad
  2. The Final Horseman
  3. Queerterra
  4. Dawtania
  5. Grod Island
  6. Tobosarsk
  7. Seek other candidate

As a result, Argentigrad, The Final Horseman, Queerterra, Dawtania, and Grod Island were elected as Senators.