Proceedings of the 1st Aceh Global Conference (AGC 2018)

Presidential Threshold (Discourse Review on Strengthening Presidential Systems in Indonesia)

Authors
Helmi Helmi, Mukhrijal Mukhrijal, Nyak Fadhlullah
Corresponding Author
Helmi Helmi
Available Online January 2019.
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/agc-18.2019.36How to use a DOI?
Keywords
presidential threshold, parliamentary threshold, political dynamics, the presidential system in Indonesia
Abstract
This research aims to provide the answer about how the dynamics of the Presidential Threshold pros cons in Indonesia. The purpose of this study was to examine more deeply the dynamics of Presidential Threshold ratification in Indonesia. The research method used in this research is library research method. Data collection techniques used are research literature, documents, and other sources. There are several findings of this research. First, the application of the presidential threshold is a more democratic policy because it does not threaten the existence of political parties in proposing a pair of candidates for President and Vice President to remain constituent. Second, the presidential threshold in elections is needed for strengthening the presidential system in Indonesia by building up a strong figure of President and Vice President, because the elected President and Vice President will have a large base of political support in the parliament. Third, the presidential threshold can force political parties or joint political parties to seriously select candidates for President and Vice President, so that it will bring qualified President and Vice President.
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Volume Title
Proceedings of the 1st Aceh Global Conference (AGC 2018)
Series
Advances in Social Science, Education and Humanities Research
Publication Date
January 2019
ISBN
978-94-6252-644-0
ISSN
2352-5398
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/agc-18.2019.36How to use a DOI?
Open Access
This is an open access article distributed under the CC BY-NC license.

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