EghtesadOnline: A coalition of eight reformist parties has issued a list of candidates for the fast-approaching parliamentary election scheduled for Feb. 21.
EghtesadOnline: Despite the disqualification of a large number of reformist hopefuls, an Iranian lawmaker said the reformist camp is intent on increasing voter participation through advocating for the inclusion of candidates from all sides of the political spectrum in the upcoming parliamentary election.
EghtesadOnline: The reformists have no intention to turn their back on the upcoming parliamentary elections and will definitely field candidates, a lawmaker said.
EghtesadOnline: Lamenting the Interior Ministry's executive boards’ decision to disqualify a host of senior reformist candidates for the upcoming parliamentary election, the top pro-reform figures have urged the Guardians Council to step in and reverse the trend.
EghtesadOnline: The issue of voter turnout in the upcoming parliamentary elections is a cause of concern for both principlists and reformists, says a political figure who believes that the reformist camp should step up its efforts to bring more people to the polls.
EghtesadOnline: Reformists will independently field and endorse their own candidates for the 2020 parliamentary election rather than aligning themselves with other political camps, says a senior lawmaker.