A single day of voting — 2017: Belgorod oblast

This is the second election in the Belgorod region, which take place in a single day of voting

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In the elections of the Governor of the Belgorod region will participate four candidates, including the incumbent head of administration Yevgeny Savchenko, who directs the region from 11 October 1993. He was four times elected head of the region and has twice mandated the Belgorod regional Duma. Savchenko has been in power for 23 years, and this is a record for Russian governors. The next five-year period may make it almost unattainable for this indicator.

In addition to Yevgeny Savchenko, held municipal filter and was Stanislav Panov (CPRF), Konstantin Klimashevsky (LDPR), Edward Chavusau (the Party of veterans of Russia).

The absolute leader in the earth

Political longevity Savchenko experts associated with the fact that he was able to build a management style that allowed him to avoid major scandals for more than two decades in power.