According to VTsIOM, in April 2017 the disapproval of the activities of the Government of the Russian Federation and its chairman Dmitry Medvedev steadily grew.
Over the month, the anti-rating of the Premier has grown from 13.7% to 16.4%, and the number of those who do not approve of the institution sponsored by him has increased from 28.2% to 31.7% of respondents. The percentage of those who is ready to support the ex-president is also falling — from 17.6 to 16.1%. More noticeably, the decrease in trust in the Government — from 61.5% at the beginning of the month to 56% at its conclusion.
«The reason is seen in the resonant events of recent months. The Government of the country plays a key role in the management of socio-economic processes, focusing on the negative of the existing problems, «commented the head of the practice of political analysis and consulting VTsIOM Mikhail Mamonov.
A slight decrease in trust among political parties is noted in the United Russia and the LDPR, while the CPRF, A Just Russia and the non-parliamentary parties showed a slight increase.
As for the main politicians of the country, in addition to Medvedev, a certain decline in confidence and growth of distrust was also observed in the President Vladimir Putin. At the same time, the leader of the anti-rating remains the leader of the Liberal Democratic Party Vladimir Zhirinovsky, the percentage of distrust to which grew from 24.9 to 28.8%.