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Photo by Panayotis Tzamaros/Fosphotos Parties re-work strategies as clearer picture emerges for election run-up

There is widespread acceptance among the Greek media and political commentators that Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis has dropped any thoughts of holding snap elections in the coming months, partly as a result of the battering his New Democracy party is taking due to the cost-of-living crisis.

Photo via Photo via https://kinimaallagis.gr/ KINAL leader gains confidence as ND ratings wane

Courted as a potential coalition partner by both left and right, KINAL leader Nikos Androulakis continues to hold his cards close to his chest regarding his intentions in the event of a close run at the next elections. Recent statements offer a somewhat clearer picture about the role he sees his party playing in the future Greek political landscape.

Photo by MacroPolis Inflation triggers political machinations, move to increase budget spending

The government is set to submit a supplementary budget that will allow it to increase spending by as much as 2 billion euros compared to the initial budget for 2022, underlining the pressure that New Democracy is under to find solutions to the cost-of-living crisis, not only to help households and businesses but also to stop the party’s slide in opinion polls.

Photo via www.primeminister.gr Mitsotakis sweeps aside election talk as ND continues to suffer in polls

For the second time in a week, Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis has flatly denied any plans to hold snap elections or to change the electoral law yet again after his New Democracy administration adopted a form of enhanced proportional representation (PR) after the next vote, which will be held under a pure form of PR.

Photo by Panayotis Tzamaros/Fosphotos PM yields on energy windfall tax as govt feels strain

As his government continues to slide in the opinion polls, Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis has pledged to impose a windfall tax on energy companies if they make excess profits from rising bills. He also ruled out snap elections or a change to the electoral law.

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