After missing in action for at least a decade, critical voices reemerge in Fidesz as the Hungarian governing party is trying to piece together what went wrong in the 2019 municipal elections.
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Voter turnout is unusually high this year at Hungary's municipal elections, but it's difficult to tell who benefits.
Fidesz seems to have fumbled at the campaign's home stretch as they are forced into a rather unusual, defensive position.
Last predictions: Pollsters are unsure about the effect of Fidesz's sex scandal, and the race for the mayoral seat of Budapest is closer than ever.
How do the people of Budapest see their city, and what does that say about their mayors and local representatives?
An unprecedented campaign with unprecedented tactics: Sex tapes, trolling, drug abuse allegations, and a united opposition - but what could it bring?
Magyar Nemzet writes about the alleged corruption ring in a Budapest district based on leaked audio footage, MSZP's local mayor denies allegations.
How do Hungarians outside of Budapest see the municipal elections?
It's a mystery who pulls the strings, but there could be political, business, and private motives as well behind the leaked sex tapes of Zsolt Borkai.
A video was released by HírTV showing MSZP's local representative waving a bag of white powder around and talking about corruption.
Fidesz's mayor of Győr, Zsolt Borkai refuses to withdraw from election after footage of him having sex with an alleged prostitute on a yacht surfaces.
Police searched the opposition candidate's campaign centre two days after pro-government daily ran story assuming campaign law violation.
Meetings of oppositon party Párbeszéd suspected to have been bugged, the party filed a complaint at the Budapest Prosecutor's Office.
Hungarian pro-government tabloid Bors puts words into Scarlett Johansson's mouth to campaign for Fidesz's István Tarlós, incumbent Mayor of Budapest.
How did Hungarian parties prepare for the elections?
Winning in Budapest at the municipal elections could grant Fidesz the legitimacy needed for the planned overhaul of Hungary's constitution.