Candidates for th TS-LKD Chairmanship

The struggle for TS-LKD chairmanship begins

On 1 February the Lithuanian National Martynas Mažvydas Library featured the first debate of the Homeland Union – Lithuanian Christian Democrat (TS-LKD) chairman election campaign, following the decision to hold the election earlier. Four candidates […]

Algirdas Butkevičius ir Ramūnas Karbauskis

“Peasant” and Social Democrat union – who feels “uncomfortable”?

After long meetings with both the Conservatives and Social Democrats, on November 9 the winner of the Seimas elections, the Lithuanian Peasant and Greens Union signed a coalition agreement with the Social Democrats. […]

Saulius Skvernelis

PM sees parlt elections as major 2016 event in Lithuania

Lithuania’s Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis sees the October parliamentary elections, which changed the country’s political map, as the most important 2016 event in the country, noting that the terrorist attacks in Europe were the most important worldwide. […]

Mažvydas Jastramskis

Jastramskis on Conservatives – “I do not envy the party’s strategists”

During discussions of electoral results it was typically accepted that the results of some parties depend on voter turnout. The Homeland Union – Lithuanian Christian Democrats (TS-LKD) and Polish Electoral Action in Lithuania (LLRA) were typically identified as such parties; the lower the voter turnout, the better for the Conservatives and Poles. […]