May 2020 Benjastanian Parliamentary Election

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May 2020 Benjastan Parliamentary Election

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All 8 seats in the People's Confederal Parliament of Benjastan
5 seats needed for a majority
Turnout44.4% Steady
  Majority party Minority party Third party
  Logan Jack (cropped).png Portrait of Ivan Brienovich (2020).png Olivier Portrait (Cropped).png
Leader Logan Jack Ivan Brienovich Raphaël Olivier
Party Workers' Party BDU SFF
Leader since 3 May 2020 26 May 2020 27 May 2020
Seats won 3 2 1
Percentage 38.5% 30.8% 15.4%

  Fourth party
 
Party
Independent
Seats won
2
Percentage
15.4%

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Election Results by Commune

Speaker before election

Position Established

Elected Speaker

Logan Jack
Workers' Party

The May 2020 Benjastanian Parliamentary Election was a snap election called by President Benjamin Pickles to fill empty seats after the legislative reforms abolishing the People's National Congress and replacing it with a bicamarel system. This election was held simultaneously with the May 2020 Benjastanian Senatorial Election.

The election resulted in a victory for the Workers' Party of Benjastan, and a crushing defeat for the failing Independent Conservative Party. It also saw the rise of the new Shooters, Fishers and Farmers Party of Benjastan now known as the United Right; winning one seat. Shortly after the election, from popular pressure, the President returned to the old Congressional system. Seats were then distributed porportionally to the popular vote in this election.