The electoral marketing campaign in Greece formally began. The prime minister of the nation, Kyriakos Mitsotakismet this Saturday with the president Katerina Sakellaropoulouto request the dissolution of Parliament and the proclamation of normal elections for Might 21.
Subsequently, and thru a televised message, Mitsotakis pressured Greece’s want for “a transparent perspective on its route and clear options in its management”, additionally taking the chance to focus on the primary achievements of his authorities and highlighting its principal goals for the following 4 years. .
“I do know that, regardless of the optimistic steps, wages in our nation stay low,” stated Mitsokakis already in a marketing campaign tone. “Public well being nonetheless has wounds to heal. Our State should be extra environment friendly. Our younger folks want extra consideration. These, exactly, might be our priorities within the new legislature,” promised the prime minister.
“So, marching in direction of the elections, I look you within the eye and declare myself optimistic about tomorrow,” continued Mitsokakis. “We simply have to stay collectively. Removed from the lies, the mud and the empty slogans that may come again to hang-out us. And recognizing how essential the vote on Might 21 is.
Present polls place Mitsotakis’s conservative New Democracy in first place in voting intentions, with 29%, adopted by the leftist Syriza of the previous prime minister. Alexis Tsipraswhich might receive 24.6%.
The Pasok-Kinal Social Democrats could be third with 9.5%, forward of the Communist Celebration of Greece (KKE, 5.8%) and the far-right Greek Answer (4.1%).
Mitsotakis has indicated that he aspires for his occasion to realize the minimal share of 45% required to acquire an absolute majority parliamentary even supposing the polls presently place him removed from that purpose.