István Hegedűs was quoted in Foreign Policy on 31 March 2022 on the Hungarian elections saying among others that "Marki-Zay is a good speaker, but he did make some mistakes, and I think there is a lack of a strong team and expertise behind him".
István Hegedűs gave an interview to ANSA news agency about the political mindset of the Hungarian prime minister on 17 August 2021.
István Hegedűs gave an interview to Klubrádió about the joint declaration of Eurosceptic, populist parties on 5 July 2021.
István Hegedűs gave an interview to Eero Yrjö-Koskinen, Director of Finnish Institute in Budapest in the podcast series of FinnAgora about the relationship between Hungary and the European Union on 5 May 2021.
István Hegedűs participated in a discussion about the political dilemmas in the epoch of the regime-change on 25 March 2021.
István Hegedűs gave an interview to the Spanish journal NIUS on 21 November 2020 about the chance of a Hungarian and Polish veto in the case of the Multiannual Financial Framework and the NextGenerationEU package.