Election 2012 blog: Will the new Rada really be that new? (infographic)

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Sep. 05, 2012 22:11
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The new parliament will have plenty of recycled faces.
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 Despite the common rhetoric that the new election system will radically improve the quality of parliament and bring in new faces, a deeper look at the candidates reveals that this is not the case. The most the Oct. 28 parliamentary election will be capable of achieving is to replace about a third of old faces with new.

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