Ramūnas Karbauskis
Lithuania

New (old) ruling coalition: trade without rules in the political market

The parties that are forming a ruling coalition announced on June 20 they had concluded negotiations on supposedly the most important factors – programme points. That said, this conclusion is somewhat odd. That is because […]

Mindaugas Puidokas
Politics

The presidential dream replaced by another – the defeated to storm Seimas

After trying their luck in the presidential elections, Naglis Puteikis, Arvydas Juozaitis, and Mindaugas Puidokas are not giving up. The first two plan to unite their forces, while M. Puidokas plans to create a new […]

Ingrida Šimonytė
Politics

Šimonytė couldn’t have won: she lacks what is in common between Nausėda, Grybauskaitė, and Adamkus

It was not only party connections, but also avoiding to admit these connections that were among the reasons that hampered Ingrida Šimonytė‘s performance in the second round of presidential elections. According to political and communications […]

Minister Saulius Skvernelis and Peasants and Greens leader Ramūnas Karbauskis
Politics

Skvernelis’ faith in Karbauskis ruined by the latter’s plans with Nausėda

Having failed to have his political fellow passengers disembark from the government train, “Farmer” leader Ramūnas Karbauskis is starting to lose control of his own locomotive – increasingly, hints of a dramatic divorce are emerging, […]