Yet another splinter political party, The Reformists, has aligned itself with the new To Potami (The River) movement in a bid to make an impact in Greece.
Former PASOK leader George Papandreou has refused an entreaty from party leader Evangelos Venizelos to stay instead of forming a new political group.
Greek Premier Antonis Samaras and his coalition partner PASOK teamed in a last-minute effort to convince MPs to support Stavros Dimas for Greek President on Dec. 29.
Greeks are tuning out to Prime Minsiter Antonis Samaras’ warnings disaster awaits unless they keep his shaky coalition government in power.
Greek Presidential candidate Stavros Dimas said he would refuse the job if it took votes from the extremist Golden Dawn to get him elected.
Prime Minister Antonis Samaras said political rivals have to back his choice for Greek President – Stavros Dimas – or prepare for early elections.
Former Prime Minister George Papandreou is reportedly ready to create a new party compromised of his inner circle of supporters.
Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras said he’s now Stavros Dimas will get the 180 votes needed in a final round on Dec. 29 to become Greece’s President.
The Democratic Left (DIMAR) party that has fallen to about one percent support in Greece insists it will stay intact even as it unravels.
The latest survey gives SYRIZA a 4.5 percent lead over the ruling New Democracy Conservatives of Prime Minister Antonis Samaras.