Election 2014


Opposition to file complaint against House Speaker Kövér over comments on redrawing of electoral map

The recording of Kövér could be taken as a confession that Fidesz had "cheated" in the 2014 election - #Socialists #hungaryelection2014 #hungaryelection2018 #housespeaker #hungary #hungarian #election

Support for Orbán steady, slides for Jobbik leader, pollster finds

#Orbán vs. #Vona Interesting pollster, read more HERE:

Hungarian parties’ popularity is unchanged: Fidesz, Jobbik, Socialists

The recent wave of demonstrations has not changed party preferences: Fidesz, Jobbik, Socialists

Socialists call for dissolution of Budapest’s 6th district council

Budapest, March 9 (MTI) – The opposition Socialists are calling for an extraordinary session of the 6th district council with the aim of voting for its […]

Socialists Win By-Election in North Budapest

Budapest, November 24 (MTI) – The opposition Socialist Party won a by-election in northern Budapest’s District 4 held on Sunday. Imre Horvath, the Socialist candidate, garnered […]

Jobbik: OSCE report shows election campaign conditions discriminatory

A final report by the election observation mission of the OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR) shows that campaign conditions were discriminatory against […]

April general election “efficiently edministered” but several shortcomings – OSCE

(MTI) – Hungary’s April 6 general election was “efficiently administered” and offered voters a “diverse choice”, the OSCE said in a report on its election observation […]

Centre for Fundamental Rights says OSCE report on election included errors

The Centre for Fundamental Rights welcomed the OSCE’s final report published on Friday about Hungary’s 2014 parliamentary election but noted that it included “several incorrect conclusions […]

President Opens New Parlt Session, Proposes Orban For PM – UPDATE

Budapest, May 6 (MTI) – Hungarian President Janos Ader opened the inaugural session of Hungary’s new parliament today morning. Addressing the session shortly after 10am, Ader […]

Transparency International Hungary: Parliamentary Parties Overspent During Campaign

(MTI) – Calculations by civil organisations show that the parties that got into parliament have spent a total of 3.5 billion forints (EUR 11.4m) more during […]

Election 2014 – Invalid Votes To Be Recounted In Budapest Ward

Budapest, April 22 (MTI) – The Kuria, Hungary’s supreme court, today ordered a recount of invalid votes cast at an election ward in Budapest where the […]

Election 2014 – Vote Recount In Budapest Swing District Makes No Change In Outcome

(MTI) – Votes were recounted in parts of Budapest’s 15th voting district where the result of the general election was very close, but the outcome has […]

Mesterhazy: Harder To Carry On Than To Give Up

Budapest, April 16 (MTI) – The opposition Socialist Party started a project to renew itself four years ago and was forced to suspend this to fight […]

Election 2014 – Fidesz Two-Thirds Validates Measures Of Past 4 Years, Say Analysts

(MTI) – Fidesz increased its political legitimacy by winning a two-thirds majority in parliament again, while the opposition alliance’s performance suggests a crisis on the left, […]

Election 2014 – Fidesz set to win 2/3 majority with swing Budapest district victory

Budapest, April 12 (MTI) – Fidesz’s candidate won the mandate finishing ahead of the leftist opposition candidate in Budapest’s 15th voting district, where the race had […]

Socialists break with election guru Ron Werber

Budapest, April 11 (MTI) – Hungary’s opposition Socialist Party has decided to ditch its election guru Ron Werber, broadcaster ATV’s website said. ATV, citing unnamed Socialist […]

Election 2014 – E-PM leader Bajnai to return mandate

Budapest, April 9 (MTI) – Gordon Bajnai, the leader of the opposition E-PM party, said today he would return his mandate and not sit in Hungary’s […]

Election 2014 – House speaker assesses causes of election victory

Budapest, April 8 (MTI) – The election results have demonstrated that the government had not only introduced useful measures but had also been able to successfully […]

Election 2014 – New government faces growth challenges

(MTI) – Hungary’s re-elected Fidesz government faces structural and growth challenges and will need to patch up its frayed relations with business and banks to boost […]

Election 2014 – Hungary electoral system “unfair”, say European greens

Brussels, April 7 (MTI) – Hungary’s electoral system should be “blamed” for the Fidesz party’s second landslide victory in Sunday’s election, the European Parliament’s Greens/EFA group […]