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Earnings below the subsistence level in 2018 dropped 60 deputies of the regional legislative Assembly, 11 of them indicated zero income, writes owned by Grigory Berezkin RBC.
Among those documents does not work — representatives of the Kamchatka Krai, Yakutia, Belgorod, Kursk, Omsk, Orel, Tomsk and Ulyanovsk regions, as well as three parliamentarians of North Ossetia — Alania Republic. One of such deputies, 28-year-old Daria ukraintseva from the Novosibirsk legislative Assembly, was on leave to care for a child. According to the Director of the Russian branch of Transparency International Elias Shumanova, usually the zero earnings point bankrupts, debtors and payers of alimony.
To living below the poverty line ranked 49 parliamentarians, a year earlier there were 43. In 2018 among low-income MPs were 11 representatives of Dagestan, 10 from North Ossetia and three from the Republic of Khakassia.
The lowest income — to a penny — has declared the Deputy of legislative Assembly of the Amur region from LDPR Sergey Trush. On his YouTube channel he explained that so much last year brought his business because orders are few, and often it works as self-employed. “35-40 thousand, I live as an ordinary citizen. Country in the ass, and I with it,” he said.
In a dozen legislative bodies of the regions, RBC said that parliamentarians are responsible for the given data. 12 the legislative Assembly RBC has not received a response to your request.
The publication also calculated the richest regional deputies and found among them, six billionaires. Most, nearly 10 billion rubles, last year earned a sausage magnate, Chairman of the Committee on agrarian policy of the Vladimir legislative Assembly Paul Antes. Behind him in the ranking is the head of gold “Management company UGC”, Deputy Chairman of legislative Assembly of Chelyabinsk region Konstantin Strukov, with revenue of 4.5 billion.
Third and fourth places — the co-owner of the confectionery company “Slavyanka”, the Deputy Chairman of the Belgorod regional Duma on economy Sergey Gusev (2,83 billion) and the top Manager of the jewelry Kolyma production and commercial company “Arbat” Alexander Bazhanskogo (1.88 billion), which occupies the post of first Deputy Chairman of the Magadan regional Duma. Fifth co-owner of meat-processing holding company “Veles”, the Deputy of Kurgan regional Duma Dmitry iltyakov. He earned of 1.64 billion. Sixth member of the legislative Assembly of the Kamchatka territory, the employee “Okeanrybflot” Igor Evtushka with an income of 1.63 billion.
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