Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman plans to participate in the next parliamentary elections in 2019.
He stated on the discussion of the report of the government for 2017 with regional media, reports the correspondent of “UKRINFORM”.
“I plan to participate in the next parliamentary elections. The question that everyone should ask themselves a politician: why did you do that?” the Prime Minister said.
“We still have almost two years until the next elections in 2019, and after 2019 life does not end, and Ukraine to be held as a strong state. In this context, I can say that I will participate in order to fight for the implementation of specific and appropriate solutions” – said Groisman.
According to the Prime Minister until the next parliamentary elections it is necessary to introduce a new electoral system with open party lists. Groisman said that the Parliament adopted in first reading “a good law that can be modified to the second reading”.
The Prime Minister added that further changes in the economy and the creation of “a normal system of life in the country”, and this is possible with the support of the Parliament.
“So the challenges are many, and I plan to participate in the next elections to implement these tasks”, – said Groisman.
He did not specify whether to run independently or as part of some political force.
As you know, parliamentary elections 2014, Ukraine passed in the Verkhovna Rada according to the list “Blok Petro Poroshenko”.