Georgian Dream to establish special commission for gov't cooperation
Georgia, Tbilisi, Oct.3 /Trend N.Kirtskhalia/
The Georgian Dream is establishing a special commission to spearhead cooperation with the government. This was reported to journalists by coalition leader, the head of Republican Party David Usupashvili.
In his words, the purpose of the group will be discussion of numerous issues with government in order to ease the transfer of power.
The number of commission members has not been specified yet. Usupashvili is going to join the group.
The leader of republicans called to government to continue its work till transfer of power.
In addition, he stated that republicans will supposedly have 9 mandates in parliament.
Parliamentary elections were held in Georgia on October 1. Around 14 parties and two political blocs participated in the elections.
Parliamentary elections were held in Georgia on a mixed - list, majority system. Around 150 MPs must be elected - 77 on the lists (a passing barrier of five per cent) and 73 single-seat constituencies.
Parliament will receive more authority in 2013 after amendments to the constitution take effect resulting in the president's power being reduced.