|Affiliation||Republican - People's Freedom
Nizhegorod, , Russia
|| October 09, 1959
|Died||February 27, 2015
Feb 27, 2015 05:13pm
Liberal - Pro Free Trade -
|Info||Boris Nemtsov is a democratic Russian politician. He has has served as governor of Nizhegorod Oblast, first deputy prime minister under President Yeltsin, and as a member of the Duma. |
Nemtsov was at one time considered Yeltsin's heir-apparent until he was forced to resign as deputy prime minister following Russia's 1998 economic crisis. He helped found the Union of Right Forces in the lead-up to the 1999 Duma elections and served as party leader until 2004. He will occupy the party's #2 list position for the 2007 Duma elections.