Supervising Election Process: Enhance Trust Towards Election Process

During the electoral process consists of several cycles, voting and recapitulation process usually consider as the most important cycle. However, the electoral cycle has been started since the registration of candidate, campaign, campaign fund report, blackout period, and election results disputes. Having electoral result disputes alone, setting aside the protection of electoral cycle itself because electoral violation could happen at each cycle of the electoral cycle. This paper intends to argue that having an electoral supervision mechanism with effective remedy at every cycle of the electoral process will enhance public trust towards the election result. However, theoretical framework towards electoral supervision is beyond than electoral mechanism procedural, but public law discussion and relate to the constitutional law mechanism. Building trust is more than just two-person responsibility. Supervising the election is not a single agency scope of work but other government agencies