Politics / Elections

This section includes reports, analysis and opinion about elections, public participation and political parties.

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29th September 2020 / Politics / Elections

The US elections: What you need to know

As Trump and Joe Biden go head to head for their first presidential TV debate tonight, we outline the key issues, the factors that could still swing the outcome and three possible scenarios. Despite leading in the polls, the risk of a weak performance by Biden as sometimes seen during the Democrat primaries means his victory isn't assured either
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10th August 2020 / Politics / Elections

Czech government prepares plan to access EU funds

On July 21, the European Council reached a deal on a recovery package, with two elements: a response to the coronavirus crisis (the Next Generation EU (NGEU) and a revised European budget (the Multiannual Financial Framework), in the total amount of 1,824.3 billion euro. In order to access the grant support, the EU countries must now prepare national recovery plans for 2021-2023 which need to be consistent with the country-specific recommendations and contribute to green and digital transitions.
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29th May 2019 / Politics / Elections

Grayling election report - European Parliament in a Czech context

21  MEPs from 7 different parties. The Czechs elected a diverse group to the European Parliament.
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Members of the American Chamber of Commerce in the Czech Republic