Ledyda and PEC (photofact)
Regional administrations have always closely observed the election process. There has never been any direct democratic logic in this. For the pupose of elections holding, there is the CEC and presinct electoral commissions, and the authorities, in the end, should just accept the results. Perhaps this is why no government did not dare to cancel this archaism.
The current government of Ukraine (Mezhyhirya) and Transcarpathia (hotel-ranch "Gold Mountain"), imbued with the permanent spirit of "reformism" of Mykola Azarov's cabinet, has decided to go further and not just use but also "improve" the priceless legacy of the totalitarian past. Thus, a document under the signature of the "Governor" of Transcarpathia Oleksandr Ledyda recently appeared that obligates the district and city authorities to assist in establishing "close contact" between the RSA and presinct election commissions. But if the predecessors of O. Ledyda were satisfied to know just the address, business phone of PEC and the name of its head, which to some extent is logical, now it is not enough. Therefore the form sent from the Uzhgorod Narodna sq. requires the collection of information about party affiliation, place of work and private phone of a head of a PEC.
For what? ...