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We had a similar case in Madrid in 2003 and it resulted in a new election in which the PP won an outright absolute majority (as opposed to a plurality with a PSOE-IU majority of 1) and 8 years of Esperanza Aguirre who is now poised to succeed Rajoy in the national PP leaderhip when the hard core of the party decides to finally get rid of him.

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by Migeru (migeru at eurotrib dot com) on Mon Nov 3rd, 2008 at 05:25:25 PM EST
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