Category Archives: elections

Last Post Before Election Day

Unfortunately, the Duma elections coincide with finals week here in planet law school. Thus, a full pre-election post is impossible. I will, however, contribute these few thoughts on the major possible outcomes of the election –1. Constitutional Majority for United … Continue reading

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Last Post Before Election Day

Unfortunately, the Duma elections coincide with finals week here in planet law school. Thus, a full pre-election post is impossible. I will, however, contribute these few thoughts on the major possible outcomes of the election –1. Constitutional Majority for United … Continue reading

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United Russia Stumbles on Inflation

Again, I apologize for the less frequent posts – as the semester winds down, most of my time and energy is spent on school. Some interesting news on the election front – United Russia has actually fallen in the polls … Continue reading

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United Russia Stumbles on Inflation

Again, I apologize for the less frequent posts – as the semester winds down, most of my time and energy is spent on school. Some interesting news on the election front – United Russia has actually fallen in the polls … Continue reading

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United Russia Über Alles – the Putin Bump Appears

The most recent polls for the Duma campaign released by VTSIOM reveal the effect of Putin’s decision to head United Russia’s electoral list. Specifically, United Russia is now polling at 54% – a 6% increase over its rating before Putin’s … Continue reading

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