Hungary

Politics Can Be Different


Published 17th March, 2014

Politics Can Be Different or LMP was founded on 26th February 2009 as a Green-Liberal Party. It describes itself as Left of centre and believes in Green liberalism, Green politics and Social liberalism.

In the 2010 general election the LMP managed to win 16 of the 386 seats in the Országgyűlés or National Assembly

At its January 2013 Congress the party decided not to join an opposition alliance known as Together 2014. As a result of the decision it led to a split in the party with nine parliamentarians leaving to form a new party called Dialogue for Hungary (PM), leaving the LMD with just seven seats in parliament.

Politics Can Be Different is a member of Global Greens and regionally of the European Green Party.


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *