United Russia adopted its list in the Duma elections


The party “United Russia” at Congress on Monday, June 27, nominated candidates for deputies of the state Duma — 400 people on the list and 207 in single-mandate constituencies. United Russia adopted a decision by secret ballot.

In the Federal part of the list, as he wrote, one person — the leader of the party Dmitry Medvedev. All the other candidates are on the territorial groups — 36.

In Chapter 19 of the groups are regional leaders. In particular, the mayor of Moscow Sergey Sobyanin, St. Petersburg Governor Georgy Poltavchenko, the head of the Moscow region Andrei Vorobyov, the head of the Crimea Sergey Aksenov, the head of Chechnya, Ramzan Kadyrov.

At the head of one of the groups (which includes the Volgograd, Tambov, Penza and Saratov region) — first Deputy head of the presidential administration, the curator of the political block of the Kremlin Vyacheslav Volodin. A source in the Kremlin emphasized that the Volodin is not going to the Duma. It will be tested in a real campaign, how does the political system from the point of view of respecting the principles of specificity, transparency and legitimacy of the elections, said the head close to the Kremlin Fund ISAPI Dmitry Badovsky.

The regional group, which includes Leningrad oblast, Karelia and Murmansk oblast, headed by state Duma speaker Sergei Naryshkin. The most well-known members was also included in the list is the head of the Duma Committee on security Irina Yarovaya leads the group in the far East. The head of the budget Committee Andrey Makarov — the second in the group, which includes Vladimir, Voronezh, Lipetsk and Ryazan region. Senator, the Arctic Explorer Artur Chilingarov is the first group in Tyva, Khakassia, Krasnoyarsk Krai.

Semi-on places two of a famous person. The head of the Committee on constitutional legislation Vladimir Pligin in fifth place in the group in St. Petersburg. Given the fact that the leader of the group, the Governor Georgy Poltavchenko will not go into the Duma, Pligin has a chance to get into the Duma, but the party must obtain the city’s good result, said a source close to the party leadership. The Prosecutor of the Crimea Natalia Polonskaya in fourth place in the list, it is also catadromous, the source says .

In the list of heads of Committee on international Affairs Alexei Pushkov. Previously, he was unsuccessful in the primaries.