The leader of LDPR Vladimir Zhirinovsky has asked the Ministry of culture for financial support for men's choir composed of members of his party. On Wednesday, may 17, the correspondent "reports Tapes.ru".
Request the politician appealed to the head of Department Vladimir Medinsky during the past in the state Duma "government hour". "The state Duma knows it [chorus] and the Minister of culture? We have work to do", — said Zhirinovsky.
He pointed to the need to support contemporary culture, Recalling that abroad I know and appreciate the creativity of Russian ensembles, including the military.
In mid-may 2016 Zhirinovsky suggested to send the choir name of the 25th anniversary of the LDPR in the "Eurovision-2017" as an alternative to the Udmurt group "Buranovskie grandmother", which in 2012 took second place at the music competition, said the TV channel "360".