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Barbuda People's Movement (BPM)

The Barbuda People's Movement (BPM) is a political party in Antigua and Barbuda allied with the ruling United Progressive Party.

The party first contested a general election in 1989, in which they won a single seat. They held the seat in the 1994 and 1999. In the 2004 elections the candidates of the BPM (Trevor Walker) and the Barbuda People's Movement for Change both won 400 votes. In a rerun of the election on 20 April Walker received 408 votes, whilst BPMC candidate Arthur Nibbs won only 394. The party retained the seat again in the 2009 elections. Walker lost the seat in 2014 by a single vote to Arthur Nibbs, then a candidate for the Antigua and Barbuda Labour Party.

Leader Trevor WALKER
Founded 1992
Party Colour Yellow and Green
Youth Arm BPM Youth Foundation
House of Representatives seats - 2014 0
Politcal Parties of Antigua & Barbuda
Antigua & Barbuda Elections
Political Dynamics - Antigua & Barbuda
Category 1989 1994 1999 2004 2009 2014
Candidates 1 1 1 1 1 1
Seats 1 1 1 1 1 0
Votes 304 367 418 408 474 484
% Valid Votes 1.37% 1.35% 1.26% 1.03% 1.14% 1.13%
Change   -0.01% -0.09% -0.23% 0.10% -0.01%
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BPM 2014 Manifesto
BPM 2009 Manifesto
BPM 2004 Manifesto
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