Elections for “SALE” or the death of local democracy

Can the new election rules stop the vote buying, the “dirty money” in the elections and the capture of the local authorities by economic groups and criminal networks? Press-conference of the Institute for Public Environment Development. On the 16th of April 2010 (Friday) at 12 p.m. in the BTA will be presented the project “Civil…

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Antoaneta Tzoneva, Institute for Public Environment Development: The political Parties are against preferential voting on local elections.

For four months now the Interim Parliamentary Commission works on the new Election Code and discusses the possibilities for reducing the so called “corporate vote”, the participation of formations used by economic groups and the vote buying. For all those possibilities we are talking with Antoaneta Tzoneva, Chair of the Board of the Institute for…

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