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MOSCOW, may 8. /TASS/. The state Duma meeting on Tuesday gave its consent to the appointment of Dmitry Medvedev Chairman of the government of the Russian Federation, the correspondent of TASS. Of the 433 MPs registered in the vote was attended by 430 people, for the candidacy of the new Prime Minister spoke 374, against 56, abstentions not.