The turnout in the primary election of the party "United Russia" amounted to 9.5%, said the organizing Committee. The exact results will be known in a few days, but the conclusion can be made now - the new technology of selection of candidates for the Duma seat the Russians interested.
The turnout made the forecasts, but when I closed the last sections, the United Russia party said the turnout exceeded all their expectations. To participate in the primaries of the party came to 10 million Russians.
Recorded 400 complaints. Somewhere paralyzed "hot line", putting the phone on redial, on another site, handing out gifts from the candidate, where you saw the "wrong" ballots.
The first vote on the Kamchatka Peninsula. There newsletters was not enough at all. This is the first election in which anyone can take part. Non-party lists, half. United Russia renews its ranks before the upcoming elections to the state Duma.
The rate for established professionals - teachers, economists, military men, public figures, doctors. In this election there are current deputies of the state Duma and political newcomers. they all settled in the regions which were going to be elected. In order to get the list of the vote, candidates had to be clean before the law, not to have even a previous conviction, citizenship of another country and have a spotless record. But most importantly - able in the public debate to defend its position. Personnel through this sieve were not 100 people. And the vast majority paid for refusing to participate in the political debate. This election was called a reboot of the existing political system.
On Sakhalin, in Mari El, Vladimir and Moscow regions were 13 candidates for the parliamentary seat. The counting of that vote, will take more time than in normal elections. The results will be ready may 27.