Kiska to Lead For the People Party into Upcoming General Election

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For the People Chair Andrej Kiska, in the middle (photo by TASR)

Bratislava, November 25 (TASR) – The extra-parliamentary opposition For the People party will be led into the 2020 general election by party chair and founder Andrej Kiska, while party vice-chair Veronika Remisova will be number two on the slate and another vice-chair Juraj Seliga will take third place, representatives of the party announced at a press conference on Monday.

“We’ve people with real [life] stories, people who’ve really achieved something,” stated Kiska, adding that various teams have been set up within the party in order to deal with the areas of justice, regions, health care and education. The party also intends to dedicate itself to the problem of excluded communities as well as minorities.

The top ten figures on the slate also include party vice-chair Jana Zitnanska, political scientist Michal Luciak, former Justice Ministry state secretary Maria Kolikova and expert on foreign politics Tomas Valasek.