Posts Tagged: Spain

Lose-lose situation for PSOE

After two inconclusive elections over the past year, Spain’s socialists, or PSOE, find themselves in a lose-lose situation. With Rajoy and his PP winning an even larger plurality in the last elections, PSOE can either support Rajoy for another term

Lose-lose situation for PSOE

After two inconclusive elections over the past year, Spain’s socialists, or PSOE, find themselves in a lose-lose situation. With Rajoy and his PP winning an even larger plurality in the last elections, PSOE can either support Rajoy for another term

Can Spain leave the two-party system behind?

It has, so far, taken Spain two elections to come up with a new government and a third election is not being ruled out as Rajoy continues to face opposition to the PP forming a government. The elections in December

Can Spain leave the two-party system behind?

It has, so far, taken Spain two elections to come up with a new government and a third election is not being ruled out as Rajoy continues to face opposition to the PP forming a government. The elections in December

Winners and losers of Spanish political deadlock

Political deadlock has been the story in Spanish politics ever since the landmark December 2015 general election that put an end to the traditional two-party system in the country. Although the incumbent Prime Minister Rajoy and his PP party won

Winners and losers of Spanish political deadlock

Political deadlock has been the story in Spanish politics ever since the landmark December 2015 general election that put an end to the traditional two-party system in the country. Although the incumbent Prime Minister Rajoy and his PP party won

British political revolution stalls while Spain marches on

Both Spain and Britain have held elections recently–the general election for Britain and major regional elections for Spain. Both countries have seen the rise of newer parties in the run-up to their elections–the SNP, UKIP, and the Greens in the

British political revolution stalls while Spain marches on

Both Spain and Britain have held elections recently–the general election for Britain and major regional elections for Spain. Both countries have seen the rise of newer parties in the run-up to their elections–the SNP, UKIP, and the Greens in the