People's Movement Party

Romania's Social Democrats Poised for Comeback to Power

The Social Democrat Party (PSD) is in for a big win in the general election held in Romania on Sunday, exit poll projections show.

If confirmed, the result could bring the left-wing party back into power after resigning over last year's protests.

The PSD got 45.2% of the vote, acording to the Center for Urban and Regional Sociology (CURS), quoted by AGERPRES.

PMP's Tomac: PMP's partnership with President Traian Basescu is solid

The existing partnership between the People's Movement Party (PMP) and Romania's former President Traian Basescu is solid, and the party is now compelled to prove that Basescu's trust is well placed in it by applying already set political principles, PMP national leader Eugen Tomac said Sunday in Pitesti, southern Romania.

CSCI poll: Results if elections were held next Sunday: new PNL - 42 pct; PSD-UNPR-PC - 39 pct

The new National Liberal Party (made up of the former PNL - the National Liberal Party and the former PDL - Democratic Liberal Party) would collect the most votes, if parliamentary elections were to be held in Romania next Sunday, says a poll conducted by the CSCI and sent to AGERPRES.

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Traian Basescu: Elena Udrea notified me of ANRP irregularities

Former President Traian Basescu stated that Elena Udrea had notified him of the irregularities happening at the National Authority for Property Restitution (ANRP) and that he assumed the task of informing structures able to collect information and evidence.

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Basescu, about Udrea: I hope she confirms once again she is honest person

Former President Traian Basescu said that deputy Elena Udrea had the "gentleness" to not participate in the People's Movement Party (PMP) Congress and that he hopes she confirms once again that she is "an honest person".

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