The Future Movement held 20 seats in the outgoing parliament, but with most of those now up for grabs, and Hezbollah and its allies already holding around 71 seats in the 128-seat parliament, the conservative Shia group could breach the two-thirds majority threshold required to bypass any blocking veto.
Main Players In Lebanon’s Parliamentary Election
Former Prime Minister Saad Hariri’s decision to boycott the election - and the effective withdrawal of his Future Movement – has left the Sunni vote to fragment between allies of Hezbollah and smaller parties.
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42% say the movement reduced their community safety.
Milei's Trumpian style captures voter anger.
These days, it seems, it's not enough merely to disagree with someone on a policy or to reject a message; you must also repudiate the people who bear the message, utterly and entirely.
If Biden is the Democratic Party's candidate, the incumbency does not work to his advantage, and he faces significant headwinds.