Members of Parliament

Numerous lawmakers are accused of abusing expense allowances

Public activist and TV host Andrius Tapinas continues his transparency campaign concerning politicians’ expense allowances. After examining spending on...

This generation is the future of Lithuania, but the degree of its political engagement brings disappointment

Politics is adults' business. Such a mindset seems to be inherent to most young people in Lithuania . According to various studies and surveys, their...

Seimas speaker met with freedom defenders

On Friday in parliament, Speaker of the Seimas Viktorija Čmilytė-Nielsen met with freedom defenders and thanked them for safeguarding Lithuania’s...

Skvernelis: convicted MPs should lose seats immediately after court rulings

MP Saulius Skvernelis , chair of the opposition Democrats For Lithuania group, is convinced that mandates of the convicted members of parliament should be...

Parliament votes to ban fur farms

The Seimas on Thursday passed the bill on banning fur farms into law. In the final vote, 68 MPs supported the bill, 25 were against it and 15 abstained.