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May 13th, 2015
Ms Lorna F. Dawson-Christopher appointed Deputy Supervisor of Elections

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Lorna Christopher has been appointed Deputy Supervisor of Elections for the upcoming General Election scheduled for June 8.

August 7th, 2014
General election looms as APNU decides to support AFC's no-confidence motion


Guyanese could return to the polls in an early general election after Tuesday's decision by the opposition A Partnership for National Unity (APNU) to support the Alliance For Change’s (AFC) no-confidence motion against the Donald Ramotar administration.

April 7th, 2014
India begins giant general election


Indians are voting in the first phase of a general election which pits the governing Congress party against the Hindu nationalist BJP opposition.

March 1st, 2014
The formidable Jack Swing

By Dick Igwe

The swing voter is a powerful fact of modern politics, even in these British Virgin Islands. The most common swing voter model exists where a strong two party system is in place. Under the model, the two parties enjoy the support of the vast majority of voters.

April 27th, 2013
Virgin Islands politics and voter memory

By Dickson Igwe

A series of stories looks at the Virgin Islands political scene as midterm approaches: What is the political pulse of the country approximately two and a half years before another general election season begins? This narrative asks why the Government, despite pursuing policies of economic growth, something critical for Virgin Islands prosperity, and the future of Virgin Islands youth, appears to be increasingly unpopular with a specific demographic. In the following story, the Virgin Island


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