“Vedomosti” reported on the reluctance of Volodina to become speaker of the state Duma


As writes the edition, after the Chairman of the state Duma of the sixth convocation Sergei Naryshkin was appointed Director of the foreign intelligence Service, the new speaker is “likely to become first Deputy head of the presidential administration Vyacheslav Volodin. Before this is with reference to its sources reported the TV channel “Rain”.

As told close to the Kremlin interlocutors of “Vedomosti”, Volodin before the elections to the state Duma were expected to remain in the President’s administration and opposing a new purpose.

The election of the company, which has done without loud scandals and unexpectedly high results for United Russia” on elections in the state Duma “filed Volodin hope to stay in the Kremlin, but for some reason the President took a different decision”, the newspaper writes. However, for some reason, President Vladimir Putin made a different decision, said the newspaper close to the Kremlin source.

Besides wanting to stay in the Kremlin, Volodin “lobbied important purpose of their people.” We are talking about Sergei Smirnov, who became curator of the state Duma, the Department of internal policy of the presidential administration responsible for children’s rights Anna Kuznetsova and the Minister of education and science Olga Vasilyeva.

At the same time, a source close to the Kremlin, pointed out that the transfer of the official on a post of the speaker of the state Duma convenient for the assistant as to continue to work in the presidential administration, according to the source, it would be inconvenient, as the new head of the Kremlin administration was Anton Vaino, who was Deputy Volodin in the government.

Another source close to the Kremlin, said that Volodin interesting public policy and work in the presidential administration that does not involve.

As the successor Volodin, according to “Vedomosti”, in its place deals with the candidate nominations to the General Director of VGTRK Oleg Dobrodeev, acting Moscow region Governor Andrei Vorobyov and the head of Department of presidential administration on public projects Pavel Zenkovich.

On the eve of Naryshkin, who was elected in the new composition of the state Duma on one-mandatory district in the Leningrad region, by the decree of the President was appointed by the President head of the foreign intelligence Service. His predecessor Mikhail Fradkov was dismissed “due to retirement” in the near future he will be nominated as Chairman of the Board of Directors of Russian Railways.

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