Source: the head of the Crimea can be part of the Supreme Council of United Russia


RIA Novosti

The Congress of “United Russia” which will pass in Moscow in the coming weekend, can enter into the Highest cofetarie the head of the Crimea Sergey Aksenov. This was reported by TASS source in the party.

He explained that the High Council can enter the heads of the regions, where elections to the state Duma on 18 September 2016, the result of the game was higher than in the whole country (54.2 per cent). “One such region is the Crimea”, – said the Agency interlocutor, adding that “the candidacy Aksenova possible” for inclusion in Supreme Council.

On the Crimean Duma elections the list “an United Russia” has typed more than 70% of the vote.

The reporting-election Congress of “United Russia” will be held on January 21-22, one of the items on its agenda will be the re-election of the party leadership – Chairman, of the Higher and General councils.

The Supreme Council is responsible for “strategic direction” development of the party, he was elected among the “distinguished citizens of Russia who had great authority in Russian society, in the international arena, including non-members of the party”, recalled earlier, the Secretary of the General Council of United Russia Sergei Neverov.

He suggested that the Congress, the first after the September elections, the Supreme Council will be comprised of a number of governors who are “in the context of the work in the regions, in the framework of (party) political structure showed a good level of support for the party in the elections” while this will be displayed on the leaders of those regions where the level of support for the party in the elections “was not sufficiently high”.