Charles RichardsonSep 20, 2016
Russia's Vladimir Putin secures, unsurprisingly, a large parliamentary majority, but courtesy of the electoral system as much as public opinion.
Charles RichardsonSep 1, 20163 Comments
Spain's politicians continue their comprehensive failure to work with the parliament that voters have given them.
Charles RichardsonAug 11, 2016
The Senate will again reflect the variety of Australians' political loyalties rather well. The House of Representatives, rather less so.
Charles RichardsonJul 15, 2016
A roundup of election news from Austria, the United States, Mongolia and Australia.
Charles RichardsonJul 1, 2016
Australia votes tomorrow in an election expected to return the Turnbull government, but with a reduced majority.
Charles RichardsonJun 27, 2016
Spain's election shows a shift towards the centre-right, but not enough to break the parliamentary deadlock.
Charles RichardsonJun 26, 2016
Spain tries again, with no real reason to think the result will be any different from six months ago. It will be up to the politicians to make it work this time.
Charles RichardsonJun 23, 2016
Donald Trump's train wreck of a campaign raises thoughts of 1964, the last time the Democrats won a landslide.
Charles RichardsonJun 22, 2016
French president François Hollande will have to win the vote of his own party before he can stand for re-election – and even then it will be hard work to make it to the second round.