Ruling party leader Jaroslaw Kaczynski said on Saturday that despite the introduction of a state of epidemic in Poland there is no reason to postpone the presidential election due on May 10.
The presidential election should take place on the planned date in May because in the long run there may many unforeseen circumstances, Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki said on Wednesday.
Poland's incumbent president, Andrzej Duda, is likely to win the May 10 presidential election in the second round of voting against all potential candidates, a CBOS survey shows.
Szymon Holownia, an independent candidate in Poland's upcoming presidential elections, has received over half a million zlotys (EUR 116,000) in crowdfunding since he launched his funding appeal on Tuesday, his electoral commissioner has announced.
Incumbent President Andrzej Duda' election staff head and former PM Beata Szydlo, along with Infrastructure Minister Andrzej Adamczyk, symbolically inaugurated the re-election campaign in the southern Polish city of Krakow on Monday.
President Andrzej Duda on Wednesday in Lubartów, southeastern Poland, announced his intention to run for re-election in this spring's election. Duda said his second term will enable the government to continue its work.
The Polish presidenial election will be held on May 10, Sejm (lower house) Speaker Elzbieta Witek announced on Wednesday.
Sejm (lower house) Speaker Elzbieta Witek is expected to announce the date of the presidential election in early 2020.
The Polish Supreme Court's Extraordinary Control and Public Affairs Chamber recognised the election results of October 13 as valid on Monday.
Following the UK Conservative Party’s landslide victory, PM Morawiecki told triumphant Boris that “from the perspective of Poland and the European Union it is important in the sense that it will bring stability to the political scene in Great Britain.”