GERB have filed a lawsuit over texts of the Electoral Code, leader of the GERB-SDS parliamentary group, Desislava Atanasova, said at a briefing in parliament. Without a public discussion, the adopted Electoral Code threatens the right of..
Bulgaria’s President Rumen Radev has issued a decree to promulgate a bill of amendments to the Electoral Code in State Gazette. On April 29, 2021, Bulgaria’s National Assembly adopted amendments to this country’s Electoral Code. The amendments to..
Bulgaria’s MPs have adopted amendments to this country’s Electoral Code. The composition of the Central Election Commission (CEC) is reduced from 20 to 15 people. According to the new amendments, the members of the Central Election Commission will be..
With a total of just over 11,000 polling stations in the country, 9,390 provide the choice of machine voting. The ballot on the screen is on three pages. There are also three voting cards in each station that activate the process...
The Public Council of the Central Election Commission (CEC) organized a demonstration of trial machine voting in front of the National Assembly building. The demonstrations were held with the assistance of the National Assembly, the supplier of the..
President Rumen Radev has asked for guarantees that the voting machines for the upcoming parliamentary elections will be delivered on time and audited according to a methodology that excludes manipulations with the machine vote. This happened at today's..
Alexander Andreev was appointed as Chairman of Bulgaria’s Central Election Commission. The MPs from GERB, the United Patriots, Volya and four independent MPs voted in favor of his nomination. The Bulgarian Socialist Party voted against and the..
Antigovernment protests are expected downtown Sofia on Friday evening for the 93 rd consecutive time. The rally is held under the motto “We are not afraid”. Last night, demonstrators welcomed the resolution on the rule of law in Bulgaria adopted..
Bulgaria ’s National Assembly overturned President Radev’s veto on provisions in the bill of amendments to the Election Code. 124 MP voted in favor and 98 MPs from the Bulgarian Socialist Party and the Movement for Rights and Freedoms voted against...
Bulgaria’s President Rumen Radev has vetoed some amendments to the Election Code. In his view, the amendments aim to guarantee election victory of the current government at the forthcoming elections and call into question the fairness of the..