February 2018 Speaker of the Union election

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February 2018 Speaker of the Union election
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Member States eligible to vote
Majority of votes needed to win
Turnout23 voters (Increase7)
  Anaaxes Flag.png Hirematia-Flag.svg
Candidate Anaaxes Hirematia
First preference votes 19 2
Percentage 90.48% 9.12%

Speaker before election

Anaaxes

Elected Speaker

Anaaxes

Nominations opened 5 February 2018, and closed 12 February, and Courelli served as Election Administrator (as the incumbent Speaker, Anaaxes, was to stand for reelection). Anaaxes, North American Republics, Hirematia, and Kanoria were nominated; Anaaxes and Hirematia accepted and were the candidates for the election. Anaaxes issued a campaign platform[1]. Voting opened 12 February, and closed the 19th. Anaaxes won reelection with 19 first preference votes to Hirematia's two.[2]