The second round of elections in Primorye proved wrong the skeptics who said the analyst

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The second round of gubernatorial elections in Primorye, denied the claims of skeptics that there is no competition, and the campaign is uninteresting, the inhabitants of the region saw a real political struggle and showed interest, said political analyst Gleb Kuznetsov.

The results of the voting on 9 September in the second round of elections came Andrei Tarasenko, who received in the first round 46,56%, and the Deputy of legislative Assembly of Primorye candidate from the Communist party Andrei Ishchenko, who scored 26,63%. The turnout in the second round of the elections at 18.00 local time (11.00 MSK) amounted to 29,15%, which is more than 9 September. According to the exit poll, Tarasenko is leading with a score of 53%, Ishchenko gaining 47%, according to OOO «KTS «Expert Groups».

«Victory Tarasenko looks quite expected. It is very well this week worked on VEF… It looks preferable here, so I predict his victory,» — said Kuznetsov to RIA Novosti.

The expert noted that in the first round people are often just trying to show the authorities that they are worried about something, Express some concern so-called signal by voting for the opposition. In the second round, the choice is between people who have to manage. «So people with a different mindset going to the polls. It is logical that they vote for the person in the managerial abilities of which more confidence», — he explained his forecast victory Tarasenko.

According to Kuznetsov, the increased turnout indicates the active political struggle that has unfolded in the region. «Was actively pre-heated pre-election agenda, and, in the end, really now have to decide honestly, who run the region within five years. It can not generate more interest from voters» — the expert believes.

He recalled that many skeptics said that the elections will be uninteresting that there is no competition and nothing to go to vote. «Here we saw real competition, and, of course, people are interested, and in these elections, the vote turned into making very important decisions», — concluded the analyst. The second round of elections in Primorye proved wrong the skeptics who said the analyst© Infografika of heads of regions of Russia

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