THEDAILY.SK: Vote-buying from Roma in regional elections again

With the local elections coming up at the end of November, the focus has turned once again to vote-buying among the Roma community, a problem that rears its head  at every election.

The problem has been one of the main causes of elections being declared void in some municipalities in the past. There are already claims coming in from East Slovakia, where the situation is at its worst. One man explained that the Roma could hardly be blamed as they have been pushed to the edge of society, and every cent is welcome.

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