"Georgian Dream - Democratic Georgia”
“United National Movement”
Self-government Elections 2014
Cost of run-off has not been made known yet
In the frames of the 2014 budget 34.673,300 GEL was allocated to be spent on the local elections. For the CEC it has been unknown what expenses will be necessary for the run-off and whether the amount allocated from the budget is necessary.
Georgian PM thanks Alexandre Chikaidze, his office and CEC
As Irakli Gharibashvili estimates, everything was organized very well, the elections passed very peacefully and democratically.
PM: UNM's real rating is 6%
According to Irakli Gharibashvili, the coalition "Georgian Dream" has prevailed practically everywhere and gained an absolute majority in every City Councils.
Moratorium announced in pre-election period may last till run-off
As the Minister of Internal Affairs Aleksandre Tchikaidze told reporters, under the Georgian Prime Minister’s initiative, the moratorium which was announced in the pre-election period may last till the run-off.
Davit Narmania and Nika Melia received more votes than their parties
The mayor candidates of the run-off received more votes that their parties in Tbilisi.
Irakli Garibashvili: election results are a good example that will assist governing team to prepare next elections better
I would like to congratulate you on these historic elections and thank our foreign partners for their objective evaluation,” – said the Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili on today’s government session.
Davit Darakhvelidze – run-off is caused by increased election threshold
‘’The run-off of the self-government elections is a big step towards democracy,’’ – assesses the Minister of Refugees Davit Darakhvelidze about the results of the self-government elections.
Mayors were chosen in only four towns – Akhaltsikhe, Ambrolauri, Kutaisi and Zugdidi
As per present data of the Central Election Commission, mayors were chosen in only four towns – Akhaltsikhe, Ambrolauri, Kutaisi and Zugdidi.
Run-off elections are normal – Davit Sergeenko
Nothing is abnormal about a run-off; on the contrary, we can view this as a manifestation of the rule of democracy, declared Minister of Labor, Health and Social Affairs, Davit Sergeenko.
People indicate that no one and nothing is permanent in this country - Davit Usupashvili
People unconditionally trust the Georgian Dream, but at the same time, they indicate at the need for more and better work, Parliament Speaker Davit Usupashvili said on Imedi TV while evaluating the election results.