Analysis/Opinion

Taiwan’s local elections, explained

By Richard C. Bush By all accounts, Taiwan’s nine-in-one local elections on November 24 was a significant defeat for the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP). The New York Times called the losses “stunning.” Huanqiu Shibao, an official Chinese newspaper, called the…










Four experts on Taiwan’s local elections

By Hunter Marston On Monday, November 26, Richard Bush spoke with three Taiwan analysts about Taiwan’s local elections, which took place on Saturday, November 24. As they discussed, the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) of…