Voľby do nitrianskeho vyššieho územného celku

Peter Plenta (plenta@pobox_sk)



This article presents the election campaign, the conduct and results of regional elections in the Nitra self-governing region in November 2009. This self-governing region has some specifics that affect the elctoral strategies of political parties. Majority system and the existence of numerous Hungarian minority constitute a specific Electoral contest, which is not repeated anywhere else in Slovakia.


Key words

self-governing region; election system; political parties; regional coalition; candidates; election campaign