The voting was conducted openly and the delegates who came to the event raised their hands in support of his candidacy. Medvedev has been leading the party since 2012, according to the TASS news agency.
During the full session of Congress, the politician greeted the delegates and recalled that the United Russia had accepted responsibility for solving the most difficult problems in the country over the past two decades.
He pointed out that the ruling party would not relinquish its positions even in times of crisis and did everything possible to ensure the development of the country, protect it from internal and external threats and the well-being of the people.
He stressed that Russia was able to avoid the serious consequences of the global Govt-19 epidemic, which caused great difficulties, although it was not the only difficult problem facing humanity.
In a video message aired during the full session of the XX Party Congress, President Vladimir Putin said that during the election campaign, United Russia politely expressed itself and faced stiff competition, which it won with the right and definite advantage.
According to the president, the political system “once again proved to be the leader of the parties, the representative of the people and the leader of the parliamentary majority.”
Reiterating his congratulations on his victory in the September elections, the Head of State said that such a decision was crucial for the country as a whole and for its sustainable and effective development.
Putin said the party had all the resources to solve the problems facing the people and that its membership would ensure broad popular representation.
In its 20 years, the group has maintained a patriotic position, demonstrating its commitment to strengthening Russia’s sovereignty, safeguarding national interests, improving the political system and adopting important historical decisions. Growth of the economy.
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