The speaker of the Federation Council Valentina Matvienko told what caused the resignation of Russian governors in recent times.
According to her, the resignation is part of a planned rotation of governors, therefore, «there is nothing extraordinary». Also Matvienko stressed that the dismissed governors «does not tarnish».
The real reason for such rotations lies in the necessity of attracting new personnel, said the speaker.
We will remind, today, February 15, resigned at his own request was filed by the head of Karelia Alexander Khudilainen. Previously resigned several governors.