Mayor of Yekaterinburg Yevgeny Roizman, who declared about the participation in elections of the Governor of Sverdlovsk region, choose a party, from which he will run is “Apple”, he said Roizman in his Facebook.
“That’s it. Decided. Nominated for the election of the Governor of Sverdlovsk region from the “Apple”. Grigory Yavlinsky thank you for your stance and support,” he wrote in the social network on may 16.
“Roizman – a brave man, pilot, and main points of his program, known to us, to command respect. If he is elected Governor, the region will become a center of industry, high-tech services, and special attention will be paid to health and healthy lifestyle”, – is reported on the website of the “Yabloko”.
“It’s a decent party, with its position, does not tarnish. But this election is not party, but personal,” said Roizman in an interview with RBC.
According to the Charter party, candidate for Governor will nominate a regional organization, after which the candidate will adopt Federal Bureau. Elections of the Governor of Sverdlovsk region will be held on 10 September 2017, in a single day of voting.
In the end of April, “Kommersant” reported that the Plenipotentiary representative of RF President in the Urals Federal district Igor Kholmanskikh told Roizman from participating in the elections. Mayor of Ekaterinburg has not commented on this information.
17 April it became known that the President of Russia Vladimir Putin has signed the decree about resignation at own request of the Governor Yevgeny Kuyvasheva “famous” in 2012 the use of his cartoon in the form of patches on the road. The same decree Kuyvashev was appointed acting Governor of Sverdlovsk region up to the September elections.
However, according to political analyst Konstantin Kalachev, Kuyvasheva “it’s not that bad”, especially in areas of the region, and intrigue in the elections has not been resolved. “If among the powerful are those who are interested in losing Kuyvasheva, all things are possible, the loss of the Governor it’s the loss of his patrons, and lobbyists”, – said political analyst Roizman participation in the elections.