2015 Freedom and Direct Democracy leadership election

The Freedom and Direct Democracy leadership election of 2015 was held on 4 August 2015. Tomio Okamura was elected the first leader of the party.[1]

BackgroundEdit

Tomio Okamura was the leader of Dawn of Direct Democracy but had to leave the party in early 2015 due to conflicts. Okamura then decided to form new party called Freedom and Direct Democracy. Leadership election was scheduled for August 2015.[2]

VotingEdit

Voting took place on 4 August 2015. Okamura was the only candidate. He was reportedly elected the new leader but no reports of vote count were made public.[3][4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Okamura zase vládne. Zvolili ho předsedou jeho nového hnutí". Tiscali.cz (in Czech). Archived from the original on 9 December 2017. Retrieved 9 December 2017.
  2. ^ "Okamura se stal předsedou hnutí Svoboda a přímá demokracie". Deník.cz (in Czech). 4 August 2015. Retrieved 9 December 2017.
  3. ^ "Strana přímé demokracie (SPD) dnes zvolila předsedu a jeho zástupce". Parlamentní Listy. Retrieved 9 December 2017.
  4. ^ "Okamurovo hnutí má za sebou první volební konferenci. Vedení je jasné". Parlamentní Listy. Retrieved 9 December 2017.