Yavlinsky will present in Tomsk part of his election program on Thursday

© RIA Novosti / Vitaly to Belowaverage in fotoreceptor the Federal political Committee of the Yabloko party Grigory Yavlinsky. Archival photoYavlinsky will present in Tomsk part of his election program on Thursday© RIA Novosti / Vitaly to Belowaverage the image Bank

The founder of the party «Yabloko» Grigory Yavlinsky on Thursday will present in Tomsk block the election program of the «New fiscal policy», which offers the distribution of tax revenues between the center, regions and municipalities in equal proportions, and changing budget priorities, the press service of the party on Tuesday.

The next presidential elections will be held in Russia in 2018, the campaign is supposed to start in December 2017. «Apple» took the decision to nominate Yavlinsky as its candidate in February 2016.

«On Thursday, November 16, the candidate in presidents of Russia from party «the Apple» Grigory Yavlinsky will come to Tomsk, where will launch his presidential initiative «New fiscal policy». In a one-day visit, the politician will meet with students and teachers of Tomsk universities, will discuss its programme with the experts and tell about it to journalists», — stated in the message of the party.

The redistribution of tax revenues

According to the press service, the initiative «New fiscal policy» will be part of the presidential campaign, Yavlinsky. «The time to invest in cities and regions in increase of salaries and pensions, hospitals and kindergartens, modern roads and houses throughout the country», – the press service quoted the words of Yavlinsky.

The report States that the new fiscal policy involves the distribution of tax revenues between the centre, regions and municipalities in equal proportions.

«Now 66% of revenues Tomsk region go to the Federal budget, 28% in regional and municipal level remains 6% of the income», — the press-service of «Yabloko».

Reduction of spending on officials

The initiative Yavlinsky proposes the change of priorities of the budget: reducing the cost of security forces and officials, in the direction of the released funds in the social sector, says the press service.

«Now a significant part of government commitments in the social sphere transferred to the regional level, although the necessary funding is not secured. Because of this, since 2012, Tomsk region was reduced to 12.5% of physicians have closed 11% hospitals, 5% of clinics, almost 12% of kindergartens and almost 6% of schools», — stated in the message.
The rejection of expensive projects

The third point of the program policy, according to the press service, proposes to increase transparency of income and expenses, reducing inefficient and expensive projects. In particular, according to the report, the construction of the fountain in the center of Grozny, at a cost of 60 billion rubles, a stadium in Saint-Petersburg – 43 billion, and Zaryadye Park in Moscow – $ 14 billion.

«Non-targeted expenditures of the ministries and state corporations in the year is 669 billion. While the deficit of the budget of the Tomsk region amounted to 3.5 billion rubles, and debt in the region – nearly 25 billion», — stated in the message.

Earlier the politician said that the party has the necessary support of the voters and not doubt that it will be able to collect 100 thousand signatures necessary for participation in presidential elections.