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The 2024 Elections Updates February 2, 2023

The General Election Supervisory Agency has not investigated the alleged data manipulation fraud committed by the General Elections Commission to pass certain political parties as 2024 Election Participants.

The Rise of a New Political Dynasty from Solo

Jokowi's youngest son, Kaesang Pangarep, is being prepared to replace his older brother as Mayor of Surakarta. Reportedly, Kaesang will compete in the Surakarta mayoral election in 2024 with the support of PDI-P.

Unity of Support for Anies Amid Threats of Split

PKS initially wanted to officially declare Anies Baswedan as the presidential candidate at the shura council meeting and the national working meeting on Feb 24. However, the party's shura council decided to expedite the announcement.

What Drive Regional Legislators' Protests?

Members of the Regional Legislative Council reject the government's decision to cut fees for honoraria, official travels, and procurements in Presidential Decree No. 33/2020.

Latest Rumors on Cabinet Reshuffle: All Quiet on the Governing Front

As a consequence, the two figures reportedly agreed to temporarily set aside all differences. Therefore, there will be no reshuffle this week or possibly until the House of Representatives plenary session to pass the emergency law on Job Creation.