Kalla & Anies: Ambition & Epic Fail Story

President Jusuf Kalla, who is also a former chairman of the Golkar Party, continues to push for leadership change in Golkar. Should Kalla succeed (with his loyalist appointed chairman of Golkar), he may nominate figures like the Jakarta Governor Anies Baswedan to challenge President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo in the 2019 presidential race. Kalla’s support of Anies made the latter won the Jakarta gubernatorial race, but can such a partnership yield the same result in 2019, even with Golkar in their hands?

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