Party affiliation: Cenlristu Partija
Member. Lithuanian Communist Party, 1974-1990. Deputy Chairman, Council of Lithuanian Sajudis, 1988. Deputy, Member of Presidium, Supreme Council of Lithuanian Soviet Socialist Republic, 1989-1990.
Deputy of Supreme Council of th USSR, 1989-1990. Chairman, State Comm, of Regional Problems, 1990. Vice Premier, Lithuanian Government, 1990-1991.
Member of Parliament, since 1990. Journalist, chief of department, Kulturos Barai magazine, 1965-1968. Lecturer of Philosophy, Vilnius University, 1973-1989.
Editor, then Deputy Editor-in-Chief, Mintis Publishers, Vilnius, 1980-1990. Editor-inChief, Atgimimas newspaper, 1988.