The Candidate’s Whisperer
Now that the ideas and track records of the candidates are on the record, what else can we learn about the prospective presidents and vice presidents? After seven months of campaigning, there is little left to discover.
Their visions, ideas, track records and even gossip about the candidates have all come out into the open.
Perhaps it is time to examine the candidates from the people around them: those who are not only close, but who can influence the thoughts and decisions of the nominees—if they are victorious in the election.
For example, surrounding the incumbent Joko Widodo are his close family, party people and palace officials who have bee...