R.Šimašius, A.Zuokas, A.Bilotaitė, V.Grubliauskas, V.Matijošaitis

Municipal elections: some mayors could win in the first round

Kaunas Mayor Visvaldas Matijošaitis is currently uncontested and could be reelected as Kaunas city mayor in the first round. Meanwhile, the current situation for the Vilnius and Klaipėda mayors could be made more difficult by […]

Gintautas Paluckas and Gediminas Kirkilas

Seimas committee opens way for breakaway SocDems to get state subsidy

The Lithuanian parliament’s Committee on Legal Affairs approved on Wednesday a draft law paving the way for the Lithuanian Social Democratic Labor Party (LSDLP) to get a state subsidy. […]

Ramūnas Karbauskis

Karbauskis suspects that Grybauskaitė had a plan to replace him: “I know how it was being done”

Lithuanian Farmer and Greens Union (LVŽS) leader Ramūnas Karbauskis suspects that with his party winning the elections, President Dalia Grybauskaitė had a plan to change everything and was interested in the snap Seimas election scenario, […]

Ingrida Šimonytė

Parties lining up their dream presidents

The largest political powers in the country – the Lithuanian Social Democrat Party (LSDP) and the Homeland Union – Lithuanian Christian Democrats (TS-LKD) have begun “celebrating the feast of democracy” and are choosing, who to […]