The Results of the Avalonian General Parliamentarian Election
Here are the results for the most recent parliamentarian election. Her Majesty's Federal Parliament at Christiansborg is known in many ways, as The 'Borg, Borgen, the Bundestag, Marriannienne, Marrianeborg, Riksendaggen, and Frederio Augustonuzialo. With 1155 seats, there are nine parties in the Parliament, with two coalition groups accounting for 8 out of the nine parties. Economically, the parties are all socialist, but differ on how the socialism should be managed. Socially, they are liberal and differ on how the Avalonian culture and society should be managed. The five topics that were ranked most important to voters in this election was Avalonia's reputation as a safe haven, the environment, family life/ children's rights, investments in Avalonian culture, and the educational system.
The Parties That Won Seats
Here is the list of Parties, with the abbreviations, that won seats in the Avalonian Parliament
EWP - European Welfare Party
CSU - Christian Social Union
SDP - Social Democratic Party
GP - The Green Party
L&P - The Liberals and Progressives Party
WPP - The Western Progressives Party
SP - The Socialist Party
CDP - The European Centrist Democrats Party
LPV - The Liberal Party/Venstre
The two coalition groups are the European Progress Party Groupe, and the European Democrats Groupe. The Socialist Party was not affiliated with any party this election.
European Progress Party (EPP): EWP, SDP, L&P, GP
European Democrats (ED): CSU, CDP, WPP, LPV
The Party Platforms
The European Welfare Party (EPP):
The EWP is a pro-democracy socialist party that focuses on improving the standard of living for the retired, improving primary and secondary education, making higher education better funded, and improving the representation of trade unions.
The Christian Social Union (European Democrats):
The CSU is a pro-democracy socialist party that focuses on preserving the Avalonian Identity and improving innovation. The CSU supports continued socialism but wants to give more leeway to those in charge of smaller businesses in Avalonia meaning making more resources available to business-runners.
Social Democrats Party (EPP):
The SDP is a pro-democracy socialist party that focuses on further regulations and large investments in education, infrastructure, and helping other nations. Their economic policy takes a little from every left-center party.
The Green Party (EPP):
The GP is a pro-democracy socialist party that focuses on the environment and becoming a more eco-friendly nation.
The Liberals and Progressives Party (EPP):
The L&P Party is a pro-democracy socialist party that focuses on improving the civil and political rights of Avalonia and making it a more secular and welcoming nation. It supports relaxed immigration laws and the full secularization of the nation.
The Western Progressives Party (European Democrats):
The WPP is a pro-democracy socialist party that focuses on growing the Avalonian presence globally, forming organizations with other countries, eliminating hate within Avalonia, making more progressive communities through promoting Western values in many aspects of life. Their biggest priority is making sure Avalonia's Western Values do not erode.
The Socialist Party:
The Socialist Party is a pro-democracy socialist party that prioritizes workers rights, and supports what is known as Avalonian Cohesion, a policy of expanding commonalities between Avalonian Regions Avalonian, and scaling back the devolution system. The Socialist Party is, economically, the most left-wing party in Avalonia, and social policies are adopted annually in an in-party vote.
The European Centrist Democrats Party (European Democrats):
The ECD is a centrist pro-democracy socialist party that focuses on what it calls "Pragmatic Policy". It is aligned in the middle for social issues, supporting women's right to choose, marriage equality, but also supporting religious institution's choice to serve who they want, as well as the expansion of cultural recognition for religious things. They prioritize Avalonian ideals and prosperity on the global stage.
The Liberal Party Venstre (European Democrats)
The Liberal Party Venstre is a pro-democracy socialist centrist party, supporting the welfare state, supporting increased authority for small businesses, and increased democratization for businesses. Socially, the Liberal Party is very liberal, and prioritizes gender equality and fighting discrimination towards immigrants. The Liberal Party supports the Avalonian Special Zones program and promotes the continued efforts by the state to create relationships with non-citizens.
The EPP Groupe: 673
Welfare Unionists (EWP): 233
Social Democrats: 150
Liberals and Progressives: 141
The European Democrats Groupe: 390
Christian Social Unionists: 187
Western Progressives: 103
Centrist Democrats: 66
Venstre Liberals: 34
Parties Not Affiliated: 92
Socialists Party Members: 92
Incumbent Prime Minister Angela Renzi-Petersson (EPP-EWP) announced early this morning on national television that she had been asked by Her Majesty, Queen Margarethe of Avalonia, to form a government with her coalition (the European Progress Party), and that she and her coalition had accepted. The Renzi-Petersson EPP Government has officially begun its 4th term.