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Russians go to the polls this weekend to elect a new State Duma, the lower house of parliament, but the Kremlin has a whole toolkit to make sure it gets the result it wants: that only the ruling United Russia and a few other loyal parties will win seats in the Duma. Brian Whitmore exposes the arsenal of tricks in this special Power Vertical explainer.