Peter, Porosencova: Reuters
On the election program of the incumbent President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko will spend more than six billion hryvnias from the budget. This is stated in the journalistic investigation in the program “Groshi”. The story is available on YouTube.
Journalists have reported that the election headquarters Poroshenko spends about four thousand for the work of each agitator. Funds for the payment of their labor are taken from the state budget. For the entire period of the election campaign they will spend about five billion.
Another billion UAH is planned to allocate for monetization subsidies for housing and utility services. A month before the election, the citizens of Ukraine will receive them in the form of cash of about one thousand hryvnias on everyone who are entitled to this benefit.
According to analysts, this will fuel inflation in Ukraine. The journalists of “Pennies” call it the solution to the direct bribery of voters and claim that Poroshenko wants “for the price you want to buy your way to the second round”.
Presidential elections in Ukraine on 31 March 2019. Occupying the post of the head of state in 2014, Poroshenko has the right to run for a second term. According to the results of sociological research conducted by the Institute of analysis and forecasting together with the Kiev press club and a number of public organizations, Poroshenko shares the third place in the ranking of possible candidates with Yuri Boyko — each of them ready to support for 11.9 percent of those who will participate in the vote and made their choice. The rating is headed by Yulia Tymoshenko, for her ready to vote 20.2 per cent of voters, on the second place Vladimir Zelensky from 12.5 percent.
Video, photo All from Russia.