MOSCOW, may 8. /TASS/. Dmitry Medvedev hopes that his nominations for the posts of Vice-premiers will be supported in his appointment by the Prime Minister. He stated this at the plenary session of the state Duma, which discusses the question of giving consent to the appointment of Medvedev as Prime Minister.

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“In the event of my appointment as the Chairman of the government of the Russian Federation in the near future, in accordance with the Constitution, I will present to the President proposals on the structure of the Federal bodies of Executive power, as well as nominations for the posts of Vice-premiers and Federal Ministers. According to the Deputy Chairman of the government a number of proposals were presented yesterday, they were pre-coordinated with Vladimir Putin, and I hope that they will find support,” he said .

Medvedev said that it should be the people “for whom work is not just a job but a way of life that requires sustained concentration, engagement in the material and a lot of commitment”. “Most importantly, the ability to make decisions and monitor their execution. Well carry, of course, personal responsibility for the result,” – said Medvedev.

He stressed that the new government must necessarily take into account the proposals of deputies of the State Duma expressed during the consultations with the factions before considering candidates for the post of Prime Minister.

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“Yesterday and today I held consultations with the factions of parties represented in the State Duma. They sounded interesting suggestions, criticisms, of course, what it should be, and ideas. And the new government must take them into account in its work”, – said Medvedev.

According to acting Prime Minister, he is ready to work for all suggestions, if his candidacy is approved by the deputies of the state Duma.

“You could stop here, but I want to quote the words of Anton Chekhov, who was a great master of words and once said: “Things are defined by their goals. The case is called the great, whose big goal.” We have a responsibility to our children. And we will need to look them in the eye. Let’s make so that in these eyes reflected the pride for our country,” – said Medvedev.

No later than a week after appointment as the head of the Cabinet of Ministers submits to the President of the Russian Federation proposals on the structure of the Federal bodies of Executive power, as well as nominees for the Vice-premiers and Federal Ministers. At the meeting with the faction “United Russia” on Monday, Medvedev has called the names of his potential deputies is Anton Siluanov (as first Deputy Prime Minister), Tatyana Golikova, Vitaly Mutko, Dmitry Kozak, Maxim Akimov, Yuri Borisov, Alexey Gordeev, Konstantin Chuichenko. As reported a source in the Cabinet, Medvedev will also suggest that acting Deputy Prime Minister Yuri Trutnev, who is also the presidential envoy in the far Eastern Federal district, continued to work in the new government at the current position.