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Abeldane by-election, April 2020

A by-election to the 5th seat in the Reichsversammlung was held in the Abeldane Empire between the 25th and 27th of April 2020, called by the Emperor, HI&REM Newton, to fill the vacant seat left y the resignation of Horatio Eden. It was the second by-election to use the single transferable voting system after its adoption by the Emperor.

Abeldane federal by-election, April 2020

← December 2019
(RVS)
25 - 27 April 2020 June 2020
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5th seat in the Reichsversammlung
Turnout88.9%
  First party Second party
  C Nanatovich bubble (ASE).png
Leader Karl Friedrich Chase Nanatovich
Party Royalists and Cooperatism Social Ecology
Popular vote 11 (1st count)
18 (Final count)
9 (1st count)
14 (Final count)
Percentage 34.4% (1st count)
56.3% (Final count)
28.1% (1st count)
43.8% (Final count)

  Third party Fourth party
  Wu bubble LF.png
Leader Brandon Wu Max Pollack
Party Liberty Front Populares
Popular vote 7 (1st count)
Elim. (Final count)
5 (1st count)
Elim. (Final count)
Percentage 21.9% (1st count)
Elim. (Final count)
15.6% (1st count)
Elim. (Final count)

Member before election

Horatio Eden
Populares

Elected member

Karl Friedrich
Royalist

It resulted in Karl Friedrich of the Party of Royalists and Cooperatism winning the seat with 56,3% of the vote on the third count.

Contents

Background

Campaign

Populares

Social Ecology

Royalists

Liberty Front

Result

Party Candidate Results
1st pref 2nd count 3rd count
Royalists Karl Friedrich 11 34.4% 16 50% 18 56.2%
Abeldane Social Ecology Chase Nanatovich 9 28.1% 9 28.1% 14 43.8%
Liberty Front Brandon Wu 7 21.9% 7 21.9% N/A
Populares Max Pollack 5 15.6% N/A
Invalid/blank votes 0
Total 32 100
Registered voters/turnout 36 88.9%
Source:

Aftermath