Presidential elections 2019

Smaller Seimas would easier succumb to control by large agribusinesses - MP Armonaitė

Aušrinė Armonaitė , Member of the Seimas, claims that the initiative of the Government to reduce the number of Members of the Seimas to 121 is a cheap...

Russia may well use its usual means against Lithuania: another warning

How is Russia going to interfere in Lithuania’s upcoming presidential and municipal elections? How will Lithuania overcome the growing threat to...

President rejects environment minister candidate, PM lashes out (1)

The Lithuanian president rejected on Wednesday the candidacy of Irma Gudžiūnaitė for the environment minister's position, prompting the prime minister...

Nausėda calls for "new political culture", less confrontation

Lithuania's presidential candidate Gitanas Nausėda introduced his electoral campaign team and slogan on Tuesday, calling for creation of "new...

In response to criticism over pension cuts, Šimonytė tells Ušackas he was in same Cabinet

In response to criticism from Vygaudas Ušackas over pension cuts, Ingrida Šimonytė reminded her opponent in a presidential primary debate that they...