The media learned about the possible appearance in the Duma, special representative for women
In the state Duma is discussing the idea of the introduction of a new position of special representative on issues of gender equality. Candidate for this position is the Deputy from “United Russia”, the author and former host of the TV show “Women’s vision” Oksana Pushkina.
The state Duma meeting on Tuesday, October 24, to discuss the possibility to establish in the lower house of Parliament, a new post of special representative on issues of gender equality. About this “Vedomosti” citing a source close to the Duma leadership. This information was confirmed by the publication of the source in the state Duma.
The parliamentarians offered to consider the candidacy of the Deputy from “United Russia” Oksana Pushkina for appointment to this position. In addition, she and another member of the “United Russia” Irina Rodnina instructed to finalize the draft law on the rights of women, which was introduced and passed on first reading in the state Duma in 2003. Pushkin did not respond to calls of “sheets” to contact her assistant edition also failed.