This may be music to Tsipras’ ears…because we all have that little feeling that SYRIZA doesn’t really want to win, do they?
“The protest vote is not a solution. Many voted [for SYRIZA] thinking that they would thus punish the great New Democracy party,” Meimarakis said during a campaign visit in the Aitolokarnania district, in western Greece, ahead of elections September 20.
“They ended up paying an extra 90 billion euros,” he said in reference to the third international bailout signed by Greece’s leftist-led government.
Several opinion polls released over the weekend predicted a close race and no overall majority in a parliament even more fractured than the previous one.