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President Vladimir Putin will speak at the Congress of the party “United Russia” on Saturday, December 8. On Friday, December 7, said the press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov, his words leads RIA Novosti.
“This fact suggests that the President is still, in fact, remains the leader of the party, still pays much attention and importance to the business, which makes this party”, — said Peskov.
It is expected that the Congress December 7-8, United Russia will discuss the creation of a code of ethics, conduct personnel rotation and will analyze the results of the autumn elections.
According to the results of the Single voting day, which took place on 9 September, “United Russia” has retained control in regional parliaments, as well as in all municipal councils. In addition, the candidates of the party won the gubernatorial election in 22 out of 26 regions. Collectively, the “United Russia” has received about 60 percent of the mandates in the elections. Only in a few regions, the party was unable to obtain an absolute majority of votes, however, where United Russia has retained its influence at the expense of inter-party coalition.
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