Servant of the People faction submitted 18 candidates to the CEC
On September 14, the Servant of the People faction submitted 18 candidates for members of the Central Election Commission to the President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyi.
Ministry of Finance did not give OPORA the document withdrawing subventions
The Ministry of Finance says that the order, which obliges to return unused state subvention funds, is restricted "for official use" and, therefore, is not available to the public. This is the answer Civil Network OPORA received to its information request.
The first month of new Parliament in numbers
Civil Network OPORA has analyzed the first month of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine of IX convocation. Based on the results of analysis, we selected 12 facts that will help to understand peculiarities of the first September in new Parliament.
10 days after dissolution of the CEC. What do we know about new candidates for members of the CEC?
On September 13, the Verkhovna Rada voted to dissolve the Central Election Commission. 10 days after, only four factions submitted nominees for CEC members to the President. Moreover, only one of them did it within time constraints established by the law.
Verkhovna Rada dismissed members of the Central Election Commission
On September 13, Verkhovna Rada voted on the dissolution of the Central Election Commission. This decision was supported by 341 MPs.
20 facts about the Parliament of VIII convocation
On August 29, IX convocation of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine will start to work. It has been already announced that in addition to MPs taking an oath on this first day, its is planned to elect leadership of parliament, form VRU committees and consider ten draft laws. Civil Network OPORA has analyzed peculiarities of the previous convocation of the Parliament and prepared 20 facts about it.
No final financial reports data on campaign expenses from 47 newly-elected MPs
The CEC haven't received the final financial report on expenses from campaign fund from almost half of majoritarian candidates. 47 of them were elected as MPs. These are the results of analysis made by Civil Network OPORA.
CEC election results in multi-mandate district coincide with OPORA's PVT
On 3 August meeting, the Central Election Commission announced results of early parliamentary elections in the nationwide multi-mandate district. Official results coincided with the results of parallel vote tabulation realized by Civil Network OPORA.
33 MPs who used subventions for campaigning purposes have got into the Parliament
According to the results of 21 July 2019 parliamentary elections, 33 MPs, who used budget resources for personal media and campaigning purposes, have been re-elected to the Parliament. Three of them were in TOP-12 of MPs who have used state subvention funds for campaigning purposes.