MOSCOW, February 16. Any agreements on cooperation of the party “Rodina”, former Vice-President of Russia and ex-Governor of Kursk region Alexander rutskim on elections to the state Duma yet, but “nothing is ruled out”. This was reported TASS the leader of the “homeland,” state Duma Deputy Alexei Zhuravlev.
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Yesterday the newspaper “Kommersant” with reference to Rutskoi wrote that he plans to run for the Duma in single-mandate district in Kursk region and that support he was offered “homeland” and several more parties.
“Personally, I rockim haven’t interviewed”, – said Zhuravlev. He noted that talking about participation Rutskoi in the elections in single-mandate district in Kursk oblast with the support of “Motherland” is premature. “Not the fact…There are many other options,” he said.
While Zhuravlev explained that, in contrast to the Duma to parties that allegedly agreed to “dilution” of strong candidates in single-mandate constituencies, “homeland” is in talks with many non-parliamentary parties. Those in the party are people who “are not authorized to make decisions, but is empowered to negotiate”, he said.
“This is not the point in the dialogue (with rockim), and the process. To date, nothing is excluded, but to say that the decision is made, this is an exaggeration” – said the leader of “homeland”.
Zhuravlev reminded that Rutskoi headed by the Joint agro-industrial party of Russia. If he wants to run for office from another party, we will have to cancel membership in its.
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