Konstantin Dolgov may become a member of the Federation Council from the Republic of Khakassia


MOSCOW, July 23. /TASS/. The Deputy head of the presidential administration of Russia on public projects Konstantin Dolgov may become a member of the Federation Council from the Republic of Khakassia. On Monday, the head of Khakassia Victor Zimin has presented candidates to the Federation Council, one of whom will represent the Republic in the Federation Council in the case of Zimin’s victory on elections of the head of the region, TASS was told by the Secretary of the Election Commission of the Republic Olga Kulkova.

“Today the head of Republic Victor Zimin has provided the registration documents for participation in elections of the Republic on 9 September. He provided 132 signatures of municipal deputies and heads (the minimum number for registration 126) and provided a list of three people, one of whom will represent the Republic in the Federation Council, in case of his victory. The list included the Deputy head of the presidential administration of Russia on public projects Konstantin Dolgov, the Minister of national and territorial policy of Khakassia Michael Pobyzakov, and the correspondent of TV channel RTS Anna Opaleva” – said Kuyukova.

Candidate registration will occur within ten days.

Itself Debts in an interview with TASS refused to comment on recent media information about the possible transition from the presidential administration to the Federation Council. “I didn’t see any messages [media], nothing can not comment. It does not matter to me, we have people who comment,” he said.

Documents for participation in elections of the head of Khakassia, except Zimin representing the “United Russia”, also submitted by the pensioner Irina Butanaeva (the Party of small business in Russia), producer of the advertising Agency Michael Shafts (LDPR) and the Moscow lawyer, Ivan Mironov (Russian national Union), Chairman of the Khakassian branch of the Party of growth Alexander Maher, the leader of local branch “Fair Russia” Andrey Filyagin, Chairman of the Board of the Union of housing savings cooperatives Sergei Erbain (nominated by the environmental party “Green”), first Secretary of the regional branch of the Communist party Valentin Konovalov and Deputy of the Supreme Council of Khakassia Oleg Ivanov (pensioners ‘ Party).

Elections of the head of Khakassia will pass in the uniform voting day on 9 September.

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