At same forum, PSD Bucharest leadership announced that it supports senator Cristian Diaconescu for the office of PSD prime vice-president, as part of the leading team with which PSD leader Mircea Geoana will come up in front of the extraordinary congress of this formation on February 20. Ecaterina Andronescu, Rodica Nassar, Aura Vasile, Corina Cretu and Marian Vanghelie were also nominated as vice-presidents in Mircea Geoana’s team.
PSD Bucharest National Council also voted the candidate to be backed up for the formation’s president, the majority expressing in favor of Mircea Geoana, with a sole abstention. None of the other candidates received support votes from PSD Bucharest National Council. PSD Bucharest will send a number of 225 delegates to the Congress.