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  Tunisia President
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Parents > Tunisia > President
OfficePresident
Type General Election
Filing Deadline August 09, 2019 - 12:00am Central
Polls Open September 15, 2019 - 09:00am Central
Polls Close September 15, 2019 - 08:00pm Central
Term Start December 31, 2019 - 12:00am
Term End December 31, 2024 - 12:00am
ContributorBojicat
Last ModifiedBojicat August 23, 2019 11:38am
Data Sources[Link]
Description The process of candidate registration began on August 2, 2019 and will end on August 9, 2019. Previously, until President Essebsi's death on July 25, 2019, the submission of candidatures was to take place from July 22 to July 29 [Link] .

About 30+ candidates are expected to formally register [Link] A second round will be held on September 22, 2019 between the top two candidates if no candidate receives more than 50% of the vote in the first round.

Article 84 of the Tunisian constitution forces an interim president to serve for a maximum of 90 days. Current President Ennaceur's tenure will expire on October 23, 2019

Rule passed on June 18, 2019 by Parliament intended to block candidacies of Nabil Karoui and Olfa Terra left in limbo by sudden death of President Essebsi.

On August 14, 2019, Tunisia's Electoral Commission approved 26 out of a total of 97 candidates, including two women, to run in the election [Link]
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyNidaa Tounes Won07/25/2019
NameMohamed Ennaceur Votes1 (100.00%)
Term07/25/2019 - 10/23/2019 Margin1 (+100.00%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
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LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
08/07/2019 08/23/2019
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Abdelkarim Zebidi --1 ----
Leaning Call: Abdelkarim Zebidi (100.00%)
Weighted Call: Abdelkarim Zebidi (100.00%)

CANDIDATES
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Name Salma Loumi Mohamed Abbou Prime Minister Youssef Chahed Mehdi Jomaa Nabil Karoui Interim President Moncef Marzouki Abdel Fattah Mourou
PartyNidaa Tounes Democratic Current Tahya Tounes Al Badil Ettounsi Heart of Tunisia Party Congress for the Republic Ennahda
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Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $--
Website [Website]
Entry Date 08/09/2019 08/03/2019 08/09/2019 08/09/2019 08/02/2019 08/06/2019 08/06/2019
MATCHUP POLLS (0 from 0 pollsters)
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MORE CANDIDATES
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Name Abir Moussi Lotfi Mraihi Mongi Rahoui Prime Minister Hamadi Jebali Saïd Aïdi Hatem Boulabiar Abid Briki
PartyFree Destourian Party Free Patriotic Union Popular Front Independent Béni Watani Independent Social Democratic Union
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Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $--
Website
Entry Date 08/09/2019 08/02/2019 08/02/2019 08/09/2019 08/09/2019 08/09/2019 08/09/2019
MATCHUP POLLS (0 from 0 pollsters)
ENDORSEMENTS
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VIEW 12 MORE CANDIDATES

DROPPED OUT
Akram Masmoudi (I)
Aug 14, 2019
Olfa Terras (AT)
Aug 14, 2019

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Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Aug 14, 2019 01:45pm News Tunisia electoral commission approves 26 presidential candidates  Article Bojicat 
Aug 10, 2019 09:00am News 69 candidates for Tunisia presidential elections  Article Bojicat 
Aug 09, 2019 10:00am News Tunisia's PM Chahed submits bid to run for presidency  Article Bojicat 
Aug 07, 2019 08:00am News Tunisian defence minister Zbidi submits bid to run for president  Article Bojicat 
Aug 06, 2019 11:55am News Tunisia's First Post-Uprising Leader Joins Packed Electoral Race  Article Bojicat 

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