"I still havent decided whheetr Im going to buy a Liberal Party of Canada membership to vote in this race [...]"Sadly I wont, not because Im disinterested but because Liberal members dont vote for their leader; one buys a membership, and in turn selects a delegate who will actually be the one doing the voting for the new Liberal leader, in May... well, if theres not a back-room deal made, first. Sounds quaint, in a late 19th-century sort of way.But for a party arguably in need of new ideas and an infusion of fresh faces, this seems really passe9 and a touch undemocratic.And, no, Im whos thinking that.
The president of Georgia is elected for a five year term. The last presidential elections were however brought forward following demonstrations, and held on 5th January 2008. The victor was the incumbent Mikheil Saakashvili with 53.47% of the vote. His nearest rival was Levan Gachechiladze with 25.69%.
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