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Sunday, March 18, 2018

To solve, need to discuss

The final debate of participants of preliminary voting “United Russia” will pass in Moscow on the platform of the United editorial Board of the Moscow mass media “Moscow Media” on 14 and 15 may. To vote for any policy will be may 22. Based on the outcome of open primaries across the country will be formed a list of candidates from the party in the September elections to the state Duma.

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During the debate the participants of preliminary voting (only in Moscow more than 250 people, and it’s not only party members), politicians with great experience, business people, lawyers, educators and health care, students and members of youth and public associations — commented on the five most relevant both for Moscow and for the country as a whole topics: “Saving the nation: education, health, social policy, Fight against corruption, wastefulness, openness of government, efficiency of budget expenditures”, “Economic and industrial policy, support entrepreneurial initiative”, “Quality of everyday life: housing and communal services, housing, facilities and urban environment”, “Patriotism and traditional values.”

Most candidates showed a deep understanding of the problems and suggested solutions. So, for example, TV presenter Peter Tolstoy said that “in order to talk about saving the nation, we need to understand that the need of the nation”, so before the debate, a survey was conducted of residents of the South-Eastern district of Moscow, where he is going to run. It turned out that most people are concerned about access to healthcare: availability of doctors, lack of queues and the ability to reach health facilities, as well as ecology: a dump in the printer, maintain the forest in Zhulebino and reconstruction in the Park “Kuzminki”. “These issues need to be addressed in the first place,” said Tolstoy.

Use hints of the residents in his program and promised the Chairman of the Commission of the Public chamber of the Russian Federation on development of science and education Lyubov Dukhanina, which is going to be nominated in Orehovo-Borisovsky district. “Some of them are obvious, she said. — Need to remove unnecessary burden from non-core teachers, and to make sure that the doctors were not working two or three shifts, providing a decent life”.

Instructor in physical education preschools Maria Bodrova, who wants to run in the Medvedkovo district and list in Moscow, among the problems that “can and must be solved together,” highlighted the increasing availability of higher education for children from large families and assistance for young professionals in obtaining social housing.

Varied and viewpoints of the candidates on the issue of corruption. So, according to the Deputy of the state Duma, the candidate in the Perovski district Sergei Zheleznyak, to further eradicate the problem it is necessary to introduce personal responsibility of leaders for corrupt activities of subordinates. “One time warning, second time — the dismissal”, — he explained. For tougher punishment for corruption were made and the party primaries Roman Vorobiev. In addition to this, in his opinion, it is necessary to conduct a more active outreach programme. “If you watch TV, corruption is not condemned and is not in our culture such a big crime,” he added. State Duma Deputy Anatoly Vyborny, who wants to run for office in Chertanovskaya district, said that to solve the problem, on the contrary, “start with yourself”, for example, to refuse of gratitude in the form of a box of expensive chocolates.

United Russia — the only party in the country which has announced a preliminary vote,” — said state Duma Deputy Yelena Panina, who is going to run on Nagatinsky district. According to her, participation in the primaries is a good political lift for young people, which gives the opportunity to Express themselves, and the fact that it is not only members of the “United Russia”, shows the political maturity of the party.

Preliminary voting is not only exchanges, but also real cases: many of the suggestions heard in the debate and meetings with residents, can continue to enter the program of the party, and many are being implemented now.

In March, at the initiative of “United Russia” was adopted the law on additional benefits and contributions for capital repairs. Now lonely pensioners and the elderly older than 80 years will not pay anything, and the citizens over 70 years of age will only pay half. In addition, facilities have been established to pay for utility services for the disabled and Chernobyl. Now the party is also working on approval of the regulations of the Moscow government on these benefits, and determines that the contributions that the newly minted beneficiaries paid this year must be refunded in full. “In addition, we, together with my party colleagues, has achieved that in Moscow there was a number of additional categories for such benefits is those people who have merits in front of Moscow, — said Sergei Zheleznyak. — Now we get to have the same benefits for large families, for families raising adopted children”.

The MP also recalled that thanks to the party and introduced long-term tariff regulation, restricted the rising cost of utility bills — this year it will be only 4%, far less than inflation. The state introduced mandatory licensing of management companies, control over their activities. Extended the free privatization, resettlement of dilapidated housing. Introduced information system housing that will make every Muscovite know that his money is going.

In addition, right now the issue free children’s summer vacation: the party seeking its organization on the basis of the Moscow schools. “We are preparing to the summer of 86 sites with estimated coverage of about 12 thousand children, — said the Deputy head of the Moscow Department of labour and social protection Tatiana Barsukova, she plans to move on the Medvedkovo district. Is and swimming pools, and sports grounds, parks and museums”. In addition, according to Barsukova, the Department provided 160 thousand of vouchers to children from needy families, boarding schools and disabled health.

It turns out that the primaries — is not only the selection of the most worthy, but also a mechanism to identify and solve problems.

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