What? PiS never was right wing. So I don't know what you talking about.
Economically they are left, but ideologically - right.
in this ridiculous name for a political party such as 'Wiosna'.
I have no problem with it. Spring is associated with flowers, one of them is a pansy. So, why not?
he could possibly win a lot of votes from the centre,
Yes, the latest poll proves that. His party scored 14% at the cost of PO which went down to 20%.
politicians who make lots of big promises
Unfortunately, he is following others who had tried it before and won. Black masses will buy everything, the popular saying goes. And it is true.
Piotr Walentynowicz is standing for election there. It's effectively PiS in disguise, so their announcement was just PR and nothing more
No more. He was unable to collect 3000 signatures and had to give up. But he offered support for another guy whom PiS might accept..
PiS are currently disinterested in Gdańsk elections due to much worse thing - the tape scandal with Jarosław Kaczyński as the main protagonist.