István Hegedűs's opinion was published in the periodical 168 óra on 20 September 2018 about the conseqeunces of the Sargentini report. "Triggering Article 7 is a political cause that permanently mobilises the populists as well the forces against them in Europe", claimed Hegedűs.
István Hegedűs, together with former Hungarian foreign minister Péter Balázs, was a guest in the radio program "Wednesday 11" of the weekly 168 óra on 16 April 2014.
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The Hungarian Europe Society organised a workshop entitled "Illiberal democracies – what can the European Union do in case a member state regularly and systematically breaches European values and regulations?" on 24 April 2015 in Hotel Marmara, Budapest.