Locked content TNS poll: PiS leads with 40% support in June

The Law and Justice (PiS) party strengthened its position in June, getting 40 percent of the people’s vote, a new poll by TNS Polska shows. This represents a 1 percent growth in comparison with the previous poll in May. Support has not changed for the previous government leaders, Civic Platfor...

Locked content New poll puts PiS 20 points ahead of PO

As much as 35 percent of Poles support the ruling Law and Justice (PiS) party, one percent less than in the previous poll conducted by CBOS. The previous government leader, Civic Platform (PO), still can count on 15 percent of the vote. Meanwhile, political newcomer Nowoczesna came in third place, g...

Locked content Poll: PiS leading; Kukiz surpassed by Korwin

A new poll conducted by Millward Brown for Gazeta.pl showed that Law and Justice (PiS) remains in a leading position, with 34 percent of the support. Newcomers Nowoczesna gained 19 percent of votes, whereas Civic Platform (PO) got 14 percent of the support. Most surprising is that Janusz Korwin Mikk...

Locked content New poll: PiS support up by 2%

As much as 36 percent of Poles support the ruling Law and Justice (PiS) party, two percent more than two weeks ago, a new poll by CBOS showed. Support has fallen by four points for political newcomer Nowoczesna – from 18 percent to 14 percent. Meanwhile, the previous government leaders, Civic ...

Locked content KOD would win the election – poll

The coalition of some of the Polish government opposition parties would beat Law and Justice (PiS) party in the case of a general election, according to a new survey by pollster TNS for Gazeta Wyborcza, if they were to run under the KOD (Committee for the Defense of Democracy) banner. It shows that ...

Locked content The largest march held in Poland since 1989

On Saturday, about 250,000 people gathered in Warsaw in a pro-EU march under the slogan “We are and we will remain in Europe.” The march was organized by the Committee for the Defence of Democracy (Komitet Obrony Demokracji, KOD), the opposition party – Civic Platform (PO), Nowocze...

Locked content PiS chairman: Poland will not accept refugees because of security

On Saturday, Jarosław Kaczyński, the head of the ruling conservative Law and Justice (PiS) party proclaimed that Poland will not accept refugees, because they pose a threat to the country’s security. Answering questions on YouTube from internet users, Kaczyński said: “After recent events connected w...

Locked content President Duda: Retirement age to be lowered by the end of 2016

Polish President Andrzej Duda has announced that a decision to lower the retirement age will be made this year. “I am trying to implement this programme which Poles voted for by electing me president of Poland,” he confirmed. Duda wants to return the retirement age to 65 for men and 60 for women, do...

Locked content Poll: PiS in a leading position, PO surpassed by Nowoczesna

A new poll conducted by Millward Brown for TVN24 showed that Law and Justice (PiS) remains in a leading position. Kaczyński’s party received 33 percent of all votes, an increase of 4 points in comparison with the previous poll. Trailing behind is Ryszard Petru’s party Nowoczesna, whose s...