Sulík tops list of least-trusted politicians, poll shows

Chair of the Freedom and Solidarity (SaS) party Richard Sulík heads the list of politicians who cause serious problems and lower the quality of politics in Slovakia, according to date compiled by the MVK polling agency. He is followed by Prime Minister Robert Fico and chair of the Christian Democratic Movement (KDH), Ján Figeľ, the TASR newswire reported on October 19.

Chair of the Freedom and Solidarity (SaS) party Richard Sulík heads the list of politicians who cause serious problems and lower the quality of politics in Slovakia, according to date compiled by the MVK polling agency. He is followed by Prime Minister Robert Fico and chair of the Christian Democratic Movement (KDH), Ján Figeľ, the TASR newswire reported on October 19.

Sulík was selected by 29.3 percent of respondents, while Fico was chosen by 23.7 percent and Figeľ by 22 percent, shows the poll. Ordinary People and Independent Personalities (OĽaNO) leader Igor Matovič came in fourth, singled out by 20.6 percent of the respondents, followed by Mikuláš Dzurinda of the Slovak Democratic and Christian Union (SDKÚ) with 17.7 percent.

Interestingly, Fico simultaneously heads the list of most-trusted politicians, with the support of 36.5 percent of the respondents. Second is Interior Minister Robert Kaliňák with 20.5 percent, followed by Most-Híd chairman Béla Bugár with 18.6 percent, MP Daniel Lipšic with 13.6 percent, and former prime minister Iveta Radičová with 13.1 percent.

Source: TASR

Compiled by Radka Minarechová from press reports

The Slovak Spectator cannot vouch for the accuracy of the information presented in its Flash News postings.

Top stories

Illustrative stock photo

One euro for every comment. Slovak company turns hate into love on social media

The first such campaign in Slovakia, though quite a popular technique abroad.


23. jún
Marian Kocner and his lawyer at the Supreme Court

The wrong way to do right

Overturning not-guilty verdicts, especially in cases as emotive as the Kuciak murder trial, is a very bad idea.


56m
In 2020, the National Cybersecurity Centre was involved in investigating 450 ransom attacks.

North Koreans and Russians. How did hackers target Slovakia?

The security authority reported hundreds of attacks over the past year.


23. jún

News digest: Third wave is coming. President urges people to get vaccinated

President and the Catholic bishops encourage people to get Covid vaccine. More foreign countries classify Slovakia as green. Cabinet apologises for the infamous Moldava raid.


21 h