The CEC plans to save about 120-150 million rubles for the elections to the state Duma

© RIA Novosti / Vitaly to Belowaverage fotoreceptorilor in the center of the CEC. Archival photoThe CEC plans to save about 120-150 million rubles for the elections to the state Duma© RIA Novosti / Vitaly to Belowaverage the image Bank

The CEC intends to save on the holding of elections of deputies of the state Duma, which will be held on September 9, about 120-150 million rubles, said the Chairman of the CEC of the Russian Federation Nikolay Bulaev.

«All by-elections, the Federal budget every year and this year also pre-allocates the necessary funds, under which we Finance the Federal campaign. We have no problems with the financing of the election campaign,» he said at a CEC session.

According to him, a rather large amount for the organization and conduct of elections of deputies of the state Duma will be savings for the Federal budget, «because we rationally related to it.» «I think about 120-150 million — the amount of money that we’ll save», — he explained.

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