In the future parliament there may be many people of creative professions. But among them there are few who have experience as a people’s deputy. The poet and current parliamentarian Yevgeny Rybchinsky can share his experience with newcomers.
Yevgeny Rybchinsky was born on December 21, 1969 in Kiev. His father is the famous poet and playwright Yuri Rybchinsky, and his mother is the honored coach of the Ukrainian SSR in rhythmic gymnastics Alexander Rybchinskaya.
According to media reports, Yevgeny studied at secondary school No. 100 on Podol, after which he tried to enroll in the Moscow GITIS, but without success. From 1986 to 1991 he studied at the Faculty of Journalism at the Kiev State University. T.G. Shevchenko. In the third year Yevgeny Rybchinsky got a job at the State Television and Radio of Ukraine. For the first time, he tried his hand at the Blitz program on the Young Guard radio station. Then he participated in the first commercial radio show “Pan abo Missing” on the UR-2 “Promin”. In 1992 he founded the company MB Advertising, which was engaged in the production and placement of audio and video advertising. A year later, in 1993, he opened the recording studio «Music Exchange». After it was the project «Our Radio», the rights to which Eugene handed over to Alfa Group. In 1999 he created Radio Nostalgia, and in 2003 he co-founded the publishing house Babylon (women’s magazines L’Officiel and Eva). Yevgeny Rybchinsky took part in a large-scale action “Road to the Temple”, due to which the Assumption Cathedral of the Kiev-Pechersk Lavra was completed.
According to media reports, after 2010, Rybchinsky moved to America with his family due to the fact that people from the family of Yanukovych tried to “squeeze” his publishing business. In the US, he left with his second wife, Julia, with whom he married in 2006. He lived with his former wife Anastasia Rybchinskaya for 14 years and broke up in 2004. Yevgeny Rybchinsky returned to Ukraine at the beginning of the Revolution of Dignity.
In November 2014, Yevhen Rybchinsky passed to parliament on the lists of the Petro Poroshenko Bloc. According to the website HONESTLY, Evgeny Rybchinsky in 2015 tried himself as mayor of Kiev. In 2015, he left the BPP faction and joined the “Will of the People” group. I stayed there until June of this year, and decided to follow the lists of “Batkivshchyna” for the new parliamentary elections.
Ukrainian blog was devoted to leaving the group and entering the Yulia Tymoshenko fraction.
As a people’s deputy, Rybczynski is very disciplined. According to the electronic registration, he attended the plenary meetings of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine 443 times, and was absent 124 times. Upon written registration, Rybchinsky attended the meetings 472 times, was absent for valid reasons — 18, and for unknown reasons, the people’s deputy was not at 72 meetings.
Yevhen Rybchinsky was a member of the commission on the facts of possible fraud on the second vote for the post of mayor of Krivoy Rog and the commission on the Gandzyuk case.
For all the time Rybchinsky wrote only 24 requests. Also, the people’s deputy participated in the development of a bill on quotas for Ukrainian songs on television and radio. Rybchinsky is a co-author of the law “On the State of Movu” The fact is that the people’s deputy has radical views. It helps him to widely publicize his last name, when flashy phrases journalists use flash phrases. For example, while still in the group of the “Volition of the People” group, Yevgeny Rybchinsky said that movie tickets in Russian should be sold for UAH 200, and in Ukrainian for UAH 50. “I think that fines are always an incentive. If you want to speak another language, pay more. I would not cancel the cinema in Russian, but I made tickets for it at the level of UAH 200, and in Ukrainian — at the level of UAH 50. This is necessary so that people have a choice. In that case, being a Ukrainian will be profitable and fashionable, ”the words of the People’s Deputy of the media convey. The last statement is contrary to the fact that his two sons — Georges and Evan were born in America and are citizens of this country.
Also, Yevgeny Rybchinsky suggested handing out the passports of Ukraine in the center of the Russian capital. The people’s deputy was remembered by the fact that he offered to poison the inhabitants of the occupied Lugansk with dichlorvos, like cockroaches. The post was deleted, but the screenshots remained.