Tag Archives: election

President Mariano Rajoy

Spain has finally got a government

Now it’s official. The conservative party Partido Popular with their leader Mariano Rajoy has formed a government and a 10-month long political crisis has finally come to an end. Spain…

President Mariano Rajoy

Socialists gives way to Partido Popular

Spain seems to escape a third election. During a poll in Madrid on Sunday PSOE decided that they will support Mariano Rajoy when and if he makes a new attempt…

An update on Spanish politics

Politics is often a topic of conversation among Spaniards, but also among many expats in Spain. Here is an attempt to explain the current situation in Spanish politics. After the…

The Spanish election

Sunday’s election resulted in a victory for the conservative party Partido Popular, but the victory was not sufficient to break the unclear political situation. Partido Popular made great advance and got…

New election in Spain

The King has given up trying to give some new candidate the opportunity to form a government, so now it seems that Spain goes to the elections on June 26th. King…

Uncertain election in Spain

Spain is arranging its parliamentary elections on Sunday December 20th 2015, and according to the investigations made, no party will win a majority. Metroscopia has just published a survey that clearly shows that the…

Pablo Iglesias

Podemos is now second largest

An opinion poll conducted by El Pais shows that Podemos now is Spains second largest political party. If there had been the elections today Podemos would get 25% of the votes,…

Artur Mas

Catalonia’s illegal election

Yesterday’s illegal election in Catalonia parts its residents and is considered by some as a success and by others as a farce. Catalonia’s regional president Artur Mas considers the result as…