In the Russian government, Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu handles his duties best. The minister has earned such a reputation as a result of a recent opinion poll. Thus, most Russians believe that Defense Minister Shoigu is the best minister in the government of the Russian Federation.
In addition, the top three includes Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and the head of the Russian EMERCOM, Vladimir Puchkov. Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin and Minister for Communications Nikolai Nikiforov also received high appraisals from the polled Russians.
The list of least favorite Russians includes the head of the Ministry for Education and Science, Dmitry Livanov, Deputy Prime Minister Olga Golodets, who is responsible for social benefits, and Minister for Labour and Social Development, Maxim Tomilin.