Sobchak has filed documents to the CEC for the presidential nomination

TV presenter Ksenia Sobchak has filed to the CEC documents for the nomination in presidents of Russia from party “Civil initiative”. On Monday, December 25, reports RIA Novosti.

The decision on nomination of her candidacy was approved at the party Congress, which took place on December 23. According the results of the Congress vote Sobchak was also elected a member of the Federal political Council of the “Civil initiatives”.

There’s also a TV presenter presented his election program “123 hard step”, which includes proposals for the domestic and foreign policy, economic development, social policy.

It is noted that Sobchak became the third female candidate, who submitted documents to the CEC. Earlier, the election Commission has accepted documents put forward from party “Russian United labour front” crane of metallurgical plant “Petrostal” Natalia Lisitsyna, as well as the Chairman of the party “Women’s dialogue” Elena Semerikova.

On the eve, December 24, due to the large number of applicants apply, the CEC was forced to extend working hours. In particular, in this day of paper filed put forward of the Russian national Union Sergei Baburin, put forward “Communists of Russia” Maxim suraykin and a self-nominee, Sergei Polonsky.

Presidential elections will be held in Russia on March 18, 2018, the election campaign officially started on 18 December. Independent candidates wishing to compete for the presidency must submit documents to the CEC no later than January 7, candidates from political parties — no later than January 12.

The current President of Russia Vladimir Putin declared about the intention to participate in the elections on 6 December. The desire to join the presidential race earlier also expressed by the Deputy of the state Duma Vladimir Zhirinovsky, TV presenter Ekaterina Gordon and the business Ombudsman Boris Titov.More important news Telegram-channel “Tape days”. Signed!