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One year of President Nausėda: political weakness or new kind of leadership?

Tuesday, June 2, 2020

One year into Gitanas Nausėda’s presidency, his record divides opinion: a unifying leader who is above petty partisan disputes or someone who looks good on TV and can be ignored by the ruling parties? “Lithuania deserves to have a welfare state where everyone is doing well and the rich do not have to fence themselves off from the poor,” Nausėda said last May after winning the presidency. Welfare state was…