Posts tagged as Saeima elections

Latvian party ratings in February

Monday, March 4, 2019

The opposition Harmony party continues to garner the most support in Latvia, according to the latest poll for Latvian Television (LTV) carried out by the SKDS pollster, released March 1. However the research was carried out in February before Rīga mayor and party leader Nils Ušakovs announced he would run in forthcoming European elections, plunging the party into confusion. The popularity of the KPV LV party continues to decline. Just under five…

Central Election Commission approves results of 13th Saeima elections in Latvia

Saturday, October 20, 2018

On Friday, 19 October, the Central Election Commission approved results of 13thSaeima elections. According to approved results, Harmony received 19.8% of votes, KPV LV – 14.25%, New Conservative Party – 13.59%, Attīstībai/Par – 12.04%, National Alliance – 11.01%, Union of Greens and Farmers – 9.91%, and New Unity – 6.69%. Harmony reportedly won the 13th Saeima elections. This party will get 23 seats in the new parliament. Among the members of…

CEC to approve and announce the final 13th Saeima election results

Friday, October 19, 2018

On Friday, 19 October, the Central Election Commission will organize a meeting, during which it is planned to approve the final results of 13th Saeima elections and announce deputies elected to the parliament, as reported by CEC representative Kristīne Bērziņa. After the end of 13th Saeima elections, CEC received a number of complaints regarding major violations. Because not a single election site’s vote-counting report has been appealed, CEC plans to approve results…

OSCE to send observation team to Latvia for Saeima elections

Monday, July 16, 2018

The Organization for Security and Cooperation and Europe will be sending a team of election observers to Latvia for the October Saeima elections, LETA was informed by the Foreign Ministry. The OSCE will be sending it smallest format election team to Latvia, which mostly aims at observing specific identified election problems. The 2018 Saeima elections will take place on the first Saturday of October.