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Parties take to decisive battle over municipalities: some hope to maintain positions, others aim for records

With little time left to the municipal and direct mayoral elections, political party leaders are pondering, which city and region bastions they will hold on to and where they have chances to break through. The Social Democrats, Liberal Movement and Order and Justice Party remain modest both about increases in their mayors and council members, while the Conservatives and “Farmers”, who remain the most popular parties, believe that they could reach historical victories in the elections, lrt.lt writes. […]

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Seimas rejects LRT investigation conclusions: unprecedented vote in Seimas

On Thursday, the final vote on the LRT investigation commission’s conclusions was held in Seimas. As Remigijus Žemaitaitis, who chaired the sitting, noted – this vote was unprecedented. Amendments proposed by Aušrinė Armonaitė and the conclusions‘ first article were approved, but the vote on the second article did not pass. When voting on the full conclusions project, the Seimas also did not approve it, lrt.lt writes. […]

Remigijus Žemaitaitis
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Order and Justice Party candidate to Vilnius mayor – Remigijus Žemaitaitis

The Order and Justice Party is delegating its chairman Remigijus Žemaitaitis to run for Vilnius mayor. The politician himself confirmed this to Delfi on Thursday morning. […]

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Rolandas Paksas
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Order and Justice Party council decides to nominate Paksas as presidential candidate

The Order and Justice council decided on Sunday to propose Rolandas Paksas for the post of the party’s chairman at this month’s congress and to nominate Lithuania’s impeached former president as the party’s candidate to run in next year’s presidential election, MP Petras Gražulis said. […]

Rima Urbonaitė
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Urbonaitė: group coalitions devalue the role of parties

Ramūnas Karbauskis‘ words that his Lithuanian Farmers and Greens Union will never be in a coalition with parties that have issues with law enforcement may end up being just talk because in reality, coalition negotiations […]