Geroa Bai

Geroa Bai (Basque: Yes to the Future)[4][5][6] is a regional political coalition in the Chartered Community of Navarre, created for the 2011 election to the Cortes Generales. It includes the Basque Nationalist Party (EAJ-PNV), Atarrabia Taldea, and the Zabaltzen partnership. These groups had shared the former coalition Nafarroa Bai, along with Eusko Alkartasuna and Aralar (which entered the coalition Amaiur), and Batzarre.

Geroa Bai
LeaderUxue Barkos
Founded30 September 2011
Merger of
Preceded byNafarroa Bai
Youth wingGazteok Bai
Ideology
National affiliationCambio-Aldaketa
Congress of Deputies (Navarre seats)
0 / 5
Senate of Spain (Navarre seats)
1 / 5
Parliament of Navarre
9 / 50
Mayors[3]
3 / 272
Town councillors
59 / 1,889
Website
www.geroabai.com

HistoryEdit

Geroa Bai elected one representative to the Congress of Deputies in the general elections held in 2011 (Uxue Barkos, who had been the representative of Nafarroa Bai in her previous term).[7] Geroa Bai holds 9 seats in the much fragmented Parliament of Navarre since 2015. Since July 2015, Uxue Barkos (Geroa Bai) presides the regional government of Navarre relying also on EH Bildu, Podemos and Izquierda-Ezkerra.

CompositionEdit

Party
Expanding (Zabaltzen)
Atarrabia Taldea (AT)
Basque Nationalist Party (EAJ/PNV)

Electoral performanceEdit

Parliament of NavarreEdit

Parliament of Navarre
Election Votes % # Seats +/– Leading candidate Status in legislature
2015 53,497 15.83% 2nd
9 / 50
 1 Uxue Barkos Coalition (GBai–EH BilduIE)
2019 60,323 17.32% 3rd
9 / 50
 0 Uxue Barkos Coalition (PSN–GBai–Podemos)

Cortes GeneralesEdit

NationwideEdit

Cortes Generales
Election Congress Senate Leading candidate Status in legislature
Votes % # Seats +/– Seats +/–
2011 42,415 0.17% 19th
1 / 350
 0
0 / 208
 0 Uxue Barkos Opposition
2015 30,642 0.12% 19th
0 / 350
 1
1 / 208
 1 Koldo Martínez No seats
2016 14,343 0.06% 16th
0 / 350
 0
0 / 208
 1 Daniel Innerarity No seats
2019 (Apr) 22,309 0.09% 21st
0 / 350
 0
0 / 208
 0 Koldo Martínez No seats
2019 (Nov) 12,709 0.05% 24th
0 / 350
 0
0 / 208
 0 Koldo Martínez No seats

Regional breakdownEdit

Election Navarre
Congress Senate
Votes % # Seats +/– Seats +/–
2011 42,415 12.81% 4th
1 / 5
 0
0 / 4
 0
2015 30,642 8.67% 5th
0 / 5
 1
1 / 4
 1[a]
2016 14,343 4.28% 6th
0 / 5
 0
0 / 4
 1
2019 (Apr) 22,309 6.08% 5th
0 / 5
 0
0 / 4
 0
2019 (Nov) 12,709 3.79% 6th
0 / 5
 0
0 / 4
 0

European ParliamentEdit

European Parliament
Election Total Navarre
Votes % # Seats +/– Votes % #
2019 Within CEUS
0 / 59
 0 27,202 7.99% 5th

NotesEdit

  1. ^ The Senate seat in 2015 was elected within the Cambio-Aldaketa alliance.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Nordsieck, Wolfram (2015). "Navarre/Spain". Parties and Elections in Europe. Archived from the original on 22 February 2018.
  2. ^ Alvarez, Manu (7 October 2013). "La reforma fiscal pone fin a la etapa liberal del PNV que abraza con fuerza la socialdemocracia". El Correo (in Spanish). Diario EL CORREO. Archived from the original on 3 May 2015. Retrieved 1 May 2019. Punto y final a una etapa liberal y victoria definitiva de la corriente más socialdemócrata del PNV, asentada en el poder de la formación jeltzale desde hace ya algunos años
  3. ^ Gehiengoak maximizatzen. Berria, 16/06/2019.
  4. ^ Landsford, Tom (8 April 2014). Political Handbook of the World 2014. SAGE Publications. p. 1343. ISBN 978-1-4833-3328-1.
  5. ^ Ávila López, Enrique (7 December 2015). Modern Spain. ABC-CLIO. p. 85. ISBN 978-1-6106-9601-2.
  6. ^ Nordsieck, Wolfram (15 May 2020). Parties and Elections in Europe: Parliamentary Elections and Governments Since 1945, European Parliament Elections, Political Orientation and History of Parties. BoD – Books on Demand. p. 570. ISBN 978-3-7504-8134-3.
  7. ^ 2011 results (in Spanish) TVE