The former Commissioner for human Rights Ella Pamfilova
The former Commissioner for human Rights, Ella Pamfilova, who today was elected as head of the CEC, said that is not going to” anyone please “,” like “and” hustling »
The chosen today as the head of the Central Election Commission, Ella Pamfilova told the TV channel” Russia-24 “, which is not going” to please anybody. ” According to Pamfilova, it is ready for criticism in his address.
«To please no one I’m going to, like anybody I’m not going and not going to make a fuss. The main thing – to make sure that you would not be ashamed before men, that had a clear conscience, so that I knew that all I could, I made together with my colleagues, that the elections were not discredited, “- said Pamfilova (quoted by” Interfax »).
the former Commissioner for human Rights stressed that agreed to go to the Central Election Commission not to be” automatic, functionary, who will take the salute “and” thoughtlessly, automatically do what is prescribed . »
She also noted that it is ready to the fact that” after a certain period of time “will” listen more streams of criticism. ” However, when criticized essentially “it is necessary to adjust the time some action, do not be offended,” added the new chairman of the Central Electoral Commission.
«I and engaged in human rights activities, was ready (to criticize) & lt; … & gt; Some would say that the service authority, and someone says “fifth column”. Always some extreme “, – said Pamfilova
Ella Pamfilova was elected to the post of CEC Chairman this morning, at the first meeting of the new composition of the Central Election Commission.. She succeeds Vladimir Churov, who was not included in the new composition of the Commission
In total, the CEC includes 15 members of the committee voting -. Five people on the quota of the State Duma, the five – under the quota of the Federation Council, the latest “five” appointed by the president.
Deputy Chairman of the Commission ex-senator from Ryazan region Nikolai Bulaev was selected. His candidacy offered Pamfilova – voted for it 12 members of the commission. Also, members of the Central Executive Committee considered the candidacy of Sergei Sirotkin: it was supported by two members of the Commission
In early March, Pamfilova was included in the CEC of Russia President Putin’s decree.. Then Tass sources noted that Pamfilova is likely to become chairman of the commission. Interlocutor RBC, close to the Kremlin, confirms this assumption. Appointment to this position authoritative, including in human rights circles, figure – a continuation of the way to a transparent and competitive elections, said the source RBK.