Home / Tag Archives: mayors (page 4)

Tag Archives: mayors

One-round vote in local elections

The Constitutional Court of Romania (CCR) on Wednesday overruled journalist Liviu Avram’s appeal challenging the local elections and asking for a two-round voting system. This is the second appeal of the journalist rejected by the constitutional judges. Therefore, the ballot ...

Read More »

Parties, candidates toe the scratch for local elections

Candidates running for city halls, county and local councils can file their candidatures starting on Monday. Also today, the Bucharest Court of Appeal is ruling the National Liberal Party’s complaint on electing mayors in two rounds. The political parties, electoral ...

Read More »

Record number of dignitaries investigated for corruption in 2015. Corruption files point to EUR 431 M bribe. Kovesi most probably reconfirmed for new mandate

A record number of dignitaries were investigated for corruption last year, the chief prosecutor of the National Anti-corruption Directorate Laura Codruta Kovesi stated on Thursday while presenting the institution’s 2015 balance sheet report, a sitting also attended by President Klaus ...

Read More »

PM Cioloș slams local administrations for politically sharing state budget aids

PM Dacian Cioloș told the 19th General Assembly of the Romanian Communes Association on Monday that the mayors’ role is crucial in enforcing the anti-poverty and social inclusion measures. He warned that many local public authorities are exclusively relying on ...

Read More »

Law on electing mayors in two rounds sent back to senatorial committees

The law on electing mayors in two rounds has been sent back to the Senate’s specialist committees on Monday. The bill was initiated by the National Liberal Party. The Senate’s leadership voted the Social Democrat Party’s request to send the ...

Read More »

PSD threatens not to take part in local elections

The battle between parties to change the law on local elections by which the mayors are elected has reached the stage of threats. Social-democrats say they are ready not to take part in elections if the law is returned to ...

Read More »

Gov’t considers assuming responsibility in Parliament to amend local elections law

PM Dacian Cioloș said in Iași on Sunday that he would discuss with the political parties the topic of electing mayors in two round, informing that all possibilities are considered, including the option of the Government’s assuming responsibility in Parliament. ...

Read More »

Constitutional Court: Law on special pensions for local elected is unconstitutional

The Constitutional Court of Romania has ruled on Wednesday that the law on pensions for mayors, deputy mayors, chairmen and vice-chairmen of county councils is unconstitutional, admitting the government referral, media reports. According to sources with the Constitutional Court the ...

Read More »

Gov’t challenges the special pension law for local elected representatives to the Constitutional Court

The Ciolos government has notified the Constitutional Court in the case of supplementary pensions of up to RON 6,600 for mayors, deputy mayors, chairmen and deputy chairmen of county councils, Digi24 informs. According to a press release issued by the ...

Read More »