The Gibraltar Social Democrats, abbreviated to GSD, is a social democratic political party in Gibraltar.
The GSD was the governing party in Gibraltar from 1996 under Leader and former Chief Minister Peter Caruana until their electoral defeat in 2011. In January of 2013, Caruana announced his stepping down as leader of the GSD and Leader of the Opposition. Daniel Feetham was elected on the 4th February 2012 as Leader of the party by majority vote of the executive.
The leadership was contested by two GSD MPs: Daniel Feetham and Damon Bossino. This was the first time a party's leadership was to be democratically contested between two candidates.
Leader: Daniel Feetham
Merger of: Gibraltar Labour Party (2005)
Ideology: Social ...
Opposition Leader Daniel Feetham made his maiden budget speech yesterday as he stood up just objective was one of seeking to deconstruct technical arguments and setting out the GSD position – that the Government was able to deliver its budget because they inherited a strong financial position from the GSD.And he focused his also lengthy contribution to settling what is the biggest division between the sides at this budget - not the budget measures themselves, but what the Opposition essentially argue is the’ false impression’ the public largely has of the public debt and ...