Tagged: post-election scenarios

Fianna Fáil

Ireland faces political gridlock

Ireland’s ruling coalition lost its parliamentary majority in the general election on February 26th. The first ever coalition between the centre-right Fine Gael and the populist centrist Fianna Fáil is the only post-election option...

Mariano Rajoy

There is no easy path towards a working coalition in Spain

Mariano Rajoy, the leader of the conservative People’s party (PP), ultimately needs only a simple majority to be reelected as Spain’s prime minister. However, his second term remains far from certain, given that the...