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The faction “United Russia” in the state Duma has addressed to the candidate for the post of Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin with a request to consider the good work of some members of the government Dmitry Medvedev. About it reports “Interfax” on Thursday, January 16.
During the session of the Parliament with the participation of mishustina Vice-speaker of the state Duma Sergey Neverov said that the party is satisfied with the work of Deputy Prime Ministers Tatyana Golikova, Dmitry Kozak, Alexei Gordeev and Dmitry Patrushev.
In the government of Medvedev Tatiana Golikova was in charge of the social block, Alexey Gordeev was responsible for agriculture, natural resources and ecology, Dmitry Patrushev in the position of Minister was engaged in agriculture, Dmitry Kozak was in charge of the fuel and energy complex, industry, as well as Crimea and Sevastopol.
Earlier Thursday, the lower house of the Parliament supported the candidacy mishustina for the post of Prime Minister. “For” vote of 383 deputies, against not in favor no one abstained 41 MP.
On 15 January the President of Russia Vladimir Putin has accepted the resignation of the government. Medvedev explained that this decision is connected with the message of the President to the Federal Assembly in which he announced the amendments to the Constitution, which specifically affect the procedure for the formation of the Cabinet.
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