NUI Galway Students’ Union Full Time Officer Election & Referenda Results 2016

NUI Galway Students’ Union Full Time Officer Election & Referenda Results 2016

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Referendum Result Direct Provision: The Referendum has passed

“The Students’ Union condemns the direct provision system which is inhumane and denies asylum seekers their basic rights and calls for its abolition and replacement with a system which respects the human rights of asylum seekers. In line with policy supported by the Migrant Rights Centre and other concerned NGOs”

Yes: 1963
No: 505
Total Poll: 2544
Spoils: 76
Total Valid Poll: 2468

Referendum Result Drug Policy: The Referendum has passed. 
“That NUI Galway Students’ Union actively supports the decriminalisation of drugs solely for personal use.”
Yes: 1609
No: 892
Total Poll: 2532

President Election Results: Jimmy McGovern Deemed Elected

Total: 2543
Valid: 2490
Quota: 1246
RON: 111
McGovern: 2005
Moran: 374

JIMMY McGOVERN DEEMED ELECTED.

Vice-President/Education Officer Election Results: Cathal Sherlock Deemed Elected

1st Round:
Niall Gaffney: 773
Niamh Keane: 694
Cathal Sherlock: 1022
Total: 2543
Spoils: 31
Total Valid Poll: 2515
Quota: 1257
RON & KEANE ELIMINATED

2nd Round:
Niall Gaffney: +255 (1028)
Cathal Sherlock: +233 (1256)
SHERLOCK DEEMED ELECTED

Vice-President/Welfare Officer Election Results: Daniel Khan Deemed Elected

Total: 2544
Cat Ryan: 982
Daniel Khan: 1475
Spoil: 34
Valid: 2509
Quota:1255
Ron: 52

KHAN DEEMED ELECTED

Artice by
Joanna Brophy