Lithuania's ruling Lithuanian Farmers and Greens Union is hot on the opposition conservative Homeland Union – Lithuanian Christian Democrats' heels in popularity ratings, a new survey shows.
Ramūnas Karbauskis and Gabrielius Landsbergis
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The poll by Spinter Tyrimai for the delfi.lt website revealed that 19.2 percent of people surveyed said they would vote for TS-LKD in September, and 18.3 percent would vote for LVŽS, compared to 17.1 and 15.8 percent respectively in August.

The Order and Justice party came in third with 7.2 percent, and the Social Democratic Party of Lithuania got 5.4 percent. Their ratings barely changed over a month.

4.7 percent would vote for the Labor Party in September, 4.4 percent would back the Social Democratic Labor Party of Lithuania. 4.5 percent would give their vote to the Electoral Action of Poles in Lithuania – Christian Families Alliance, and 3 percent would support the Lithuanian Center Party.

12.8 percent said they would not vote in a general election at all, and 12 percent were undecided.

The survey of 1,011 people was carried out on Sep. 19-26.

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