Elections to the Seimas

New ratings – concerning trends

Bad news for the LiberalsIf elections were to happen next Sunday, the Lithuanian Peasant and Greens Union (LPGU) would triumph in it following its continued rise in popularity. Political scientist Virgis Valentinavičius warns that the […]

Viktoras Pranckietis

Seimas will manage to reduce MP number – Seimas’ speaker

Lithuania’s Parliamentary Speaker Viktoras Pranckietis believes that the Seimas will manage to reduce the number of its members. […]

Saulius Skvernelis, Dalia Grybauskaitė

Exclusive interview with the President

In an exclusive interview to TV3, President Dalia Grybauskaitė revealed how the new ministers were appointed. The President also responded warmly about the new Seimas and cabinet and asked people to be understanding to the […]

Gabrielius Landsbergis

What prevents opposition to R. Karbauskis in Seimas?

The sort of cooperation found between the Liberal Movement (LS) and Homeland Union – Lithuanian Christian Democrats (TS-LKD) during the 2008-2012 term will definitely not be appearing in this Seimas term and such fragmentation will only benefit the ruling coalition states political scientist Vytautas Dumbliauskas. […]

State Security Department

State security agency to provide training for MPs

The Lithuanian State Security Department is planning to organize training for newly-elected members of the parliament. […]