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So Podemos has basically lost 3%?
by IM on Mon Jun 27th, 2016 at 10:29:07 AM EST
Pretty sad result.

Pablo Iglesias originally did not want to unite with the Hard Left, to attract more moderate voters. I think he was right.

by rz on Tue Jun 28th, 2016 at 12:57:46 PM EST
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Most likely the old communists who i December supported "People's Unity" (around "United Left", a front for the Communist party) didn't turn out to vote in June.

A society committed to the notion that government is always bad will have bad government. And it doesn't have to be that way. — Paul Krugman
by Migeru (migeru at eurotrib dot com) on Mon Jul 4th, 2016 at 07:03:18 PM EST
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