World Lithuanian Community Commission interested in funding of political campaigns, control over it and political advertising

17-20 May 20016 World Lithuanian Community Commission in meetings with the members of the Seimas were discussed about Lithuanians and Lithuanians living abroad cooperation, submitted proposals for parliament and other state authorities how to help strengthen statehood and democratic traditions of nurturing.

Community representatives were interested in the main political campaign financing and regulatory aspects of political party financing sources, personal donations and their sizes, the possibility to provide financial support for political campaign participants, assets and income declaration procedures, which have been presented by the CEC Secretariat spokeswoman Lina Petroniene.