Liberal-Environmental Party

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Liberal-Environmental Party
Liberálně-ekologická strana
Leader Martin Bursík
Founded 2013[1]
Split from Green Party
Headquarters Prague
Ideology Green liberalism
Pro-Europeanism
Political position Centre
International affiliation none
Colours Garganey Blue
Website
http://www.stranales.cz

Liberal-Environmental Party is a Green liberal political party in the Czech Republic. It was established by Martin Bursík as a split from Green Party. The party is pro-European and supports Václav Havel's legacy.[2]

The party is affiliated with Michal Horáček, a possible candidate in the 2018 presidential election.[3]

History[edit]

LES participated in the 2014 European Parliament election but failed to win any seats, receiving 7544 votes (0.49%).[4]

The party announced on 12 July 2017 that it will participate in the 2017 legislative election on the TOP 09 ballot list.[5]

Electoral results[edit]

European parliament[edit]

Year Vote Vote % Seats Place
2014 7 514 0.49 0 16th

Footnotes[edit]

  1. ^ Kopecký, Josef (27 August 2013). "Bursík zakládá novou stranu LES, podpořili ho Švejnar i Horáček". iDNES.cz. Retrieved 23 July 2016. 
  2. ^ "Martin Bursík o LESu: Jsme pravdoláskaři s ekologickým akcentem - Ekolist.cz". Ekolist.cz (in Czech). Retrieved 23 July 2016. 
  3. ^ "Ovčáček chce „odhalovat falešné karty" uchazečů o Hrad - Echo24.cz" (in Czech). 29 May 2016. Retrieved 23 July 2016. 
  4. ^ "Výprask známých tváří: John prohrál s Paroubkem, Bursík s Antibursíkem | Domov". Lidovky.cz. 26 May 2014. Retrieved 23 July 2016. 
  5. ^ "TOP 09 půjde do voleb ve spolupráci s Bursíkovou LES". TÝDEN.cz. 12 July 2017. Retrieved 13 July 2017. 

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