Female MP to race against Dan Barna for the USR leadership
USR deputy of Iaşi Cosette Chichirău will race against the incumbent chairman Dan Barna for the USR helm.
National elections to elect the chairman are due on September 1-3.
Cosette Chichirău has announced her candidature yesterday, joining the race next to the incumbent chairman Dan Barna and other three candidates: Vişinel Bălan, Liviu David and Alexandru Cristian Surcel.
The USR president will be elected by online voting during September 1-3, while the National Bureau of the party will be elected at the congress on September 14.
Dan Barna was elected USR chairman in October 2017. The internal eections had been challenged back then by several USR members, including Cosette Chichirău, who asked for the voting procedure to be resumed.