HomeMembership contentHere Are the Winners and Losers of Municipal Elections, Party Policies Explained Tony Öhberg 04/10/2017 Membership content, Politics Jan Vapaavuori from the National Coalition Party was the vote-puller in Helsinki with 295,47 votes. Picture: Tony Öhberg for Finland Today At 03:00 on Monday morning it was clear: National Coalition Party (NCP) is the clear winner of the 2017 municipal elections. The party, which speaks for liberal and conservative values, received 20.7 percent of all votes in the country. They received 530,788 votes and 1,492 seats in city councils across the nation. It’s one of the four largest parties in Finland, a pro-European coalition packing 41,000 members. Antti Rinne, the chair of SDP, has suggested a language test for foreigners moving to Finland for work. Picture: Tony Öhberg for Finland Today You need to login to view the rest of the content. Please Login. Not a Member? Join Us Contribute to the discussion Be the First to Comment! Notify of new follow-up comments new replies to my comments You must be logged in to post a comment. You must be logged in to post a comment.