The 2020 New Zealand general election results come in as soon the polls close at 7pm NZ time. Tim, Dieuwe, Origen, Tare Paurere and Richard Wolstencroft provide some right-wing commentary and coverage so that you don’t have to watch the garbage on your TV.

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As soon as the preliminary results came in it is that Jacinda Ardern’s Labour Party had won an absolute majority in the new parliament with 50% of the vote. The National Opposition under Judith Collins suffered a wipeout with only 27% of the vote.

The two minor parties that will be in the new Parliament under New Zealand’s mixed-member proportional representation system are the libertarian ACT party and the Greens. New Zealand First lead by Deputy Prime Minister Winston Peters failed to meet the 5% vote threshold to win seats.

In Australia, the Australian Capital Territory election was held with the local Labor Party led by Chief Minister Andrew Barr winning a sixth term retaining government via a Coalition with the Greens under the territory’s Hare-Clark proportional representation voting system. It was a night painted red all over with a tinge of green.

2020 General Election and Referendums – Preliminary Count
2020 ACT Legislative Assembly Election

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Tim Wilms is the Founder and Editor-in-Chief of theunshackled.net, he is the Host of the WilmsFront live internet show, and co-host of The Uncuckables and Trans Tasman Talk shows. He based in Melbourne, Australia where he also conducts field reports.
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Tim Wilms is the Founder and Editor-in-Chief of theunshackled.net, he is the Host of the WilmsFront live internet show, and co-host of The Uncuckables and Trans Tasman Talk shows. He based in Melbourne, Australia where he also conducts field reports.

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