Leader of the Opposition (Cubia)

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The Leader of the Opposition is a politician who leads the opposition in Cubia. The position is held by the leader of the party not in government that has the most seats in the Cube Council. The Opposition Leader is elected by his or her party according to its rules. A new Opposition Leader may be elected when the incumbent dies, resigns, or is challenged for the leadership.

To date there have been 6 Opposition Leaders, 1 of whom have served terms as Cube Controller. The current Leader of the Opposition is Spuds of the Democratic Party of Cubia.

Role

The opposition leader is the opposition's counterpart to the Cube Controller. He or she is expected to be ready to form a new government if the incumbent government is unable to continue in office. This typically occurs when the opposition wins a general election, after which the opposition leader is appointed Cube Controller. However, the opposition leader may also be called upon to form government if the incumbent government loses the confidence of the Council or that of the Cubelord.

List

# Leader Party Constituency Took office Left office Cube Controller
1 Tie between
Curri Girl and Chef Excellence
N/A Cubia Central and Cubia City 3 April 2020 (2020-04-03) 9 April 2020 (2020-04-09) Ae
6 days
2 Spunkie AfC Cubia North 9 April 2020 (2020-04-09) 3 May 2020 (2020-05-03)
24 days
(1) Curri Girl CURRY Cubia Central 3 May 2020 (2020-05-03) 9 August 2020 (2020-08-09)
98 days
Great Leader Llanfairpwllgwyngyll
(interim)
AAP Cubelord 9 August 2020 (2020-08-09) 10 August 2020 (2020-08-10) Alexa
1 day
3 Ae Nationwide 10 August 2020 (2020-08-10) 30 August 2020 (2020-08-30)
20 days
4 New Invention Cubia Gardens 30 August 2020 (2020-08-30) 5 September 2020 (2020-09-05)
6 days
5 Tie between
Karlie Chirk, Adam Hilt and Spuds
N/A Nationwide and Cubia Golfe 5 September 2020 (2020-09-05) 10 September 2020 (2020-09-10)
5 days
(5) Spuds DPC Cubia Golfe
Nationwide
10 September 2020 (2020-09-10) 8 November 2020 (2020-11-08)
59 days
(4) New Invention DPC Nationwide 8 November 2020 (2020-11-08) Incumbent
346 days

Timeline

SpudsAdam HiltKarlie ChirkNew InventionAe (Cubian politician)Great Leader LlanfairpwllgwyngyllSpunkieChef ExcellenceCurri Girl

See also