The representative of the Public chamber Commission on social policy Georgy Fedorov previously made a statement about the intention to initiate a petition for the resignation of Minister of Finance Anton Siluanov. The press service of the OP stressed that this initiative is not an official chamber position.
MOSCOW, 18 Dec –. Public chamber (OP) the Russian Federation has no relation to petitions for the resignation of Minister of Finance Anton Siluanov, the initiative comes exclusively from the first Vice-President of Commission OP on social policy Georgy Fyodorov, reported the press service of the chamber.
Previously Fedorov announced his intention to initiate a petition for the resignation Siluanov, which he intends to place on the website “Russian public initiative” (ROI). According to him, the head of the financial Department should be removed from his post after his public statements about the threat of a repetition of the crisis of 1998-1999.
“This is a personal initiative of the member of the chamber Georgy Fedorov was OP to this is irrelevant. This position by the action Siluanov not an official position of neither the house nor the Commission”, — stated in the message.
Fedorov himself, in turn, told that his petition is not yet on the website ROI, as it is pending. “I posted (on the website), they have now expertise my petition today must give an answer when it appears on the website”, he explained.
Earlier, the Minister of Finance, speaking at the Gaidar forum in Moscow, did not rule out that if in the near future will be optimized the budget of the Russian Federation, there is the threat of a repeat crisis of 1998-1999, which as a result paid through inflation by the population.