Dmitry Medvedevthe: Grigory Sysoev / RIA Novosti
The state Duma approved on a post of the Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev, the broadcast of the meeting was carried on the website of the lower house of Parliament.
The appointment of Medvedev to the post of Chairman of the government approved 374 deputies at 226 necessary. Opposed 56. Voted 430 parliamentarians, no abstentions.
Medvedev’s candidacy was submitted for consideration of deputies the President of Russia Vladimir Putin.
Medvedev heads the Cabinet of Ministers during the previous six-year term for Putin, the inauguration of the President for a new term was held on 7 may.
The government resigned, the former structure has the prefix I. O. Medvedev on the evening of 7 may at the meeting with “United Russia” named several candidates to the Cabinet of Ministers.
In particular, it is suggested to appoint the acting Minister of Finance Anton Siluanov, first Deputy Prime Minister and acting Deputy Minister for sport Vitaly Mutko, Deputy Prime Minister for construction.
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