Foreign Minister Santiago Cafiero stated that Peronism It is a collective construction” which seeks to “resolve the pending issues that the country has”, and considered that President Alberto Fernández has “the vocation to lead a transformation project”.
“Peronism does not build its candidacies from people or from individuals. It seeks that collective constructions prevail. The fundamental thing is that the economic course continues to give results and that pending issues are resolved. There will be anchored the possibilities that the President, go for re-election,” Cafiero said in statements to Radio con Vos.
The head of Argentine diplomacy stated that the president’s personal vocation is “always be willing to lead a transformation process in Argentina”although he also knows that he is part of “a collective construction”.
“I would like the President to run for re-election, but the Frente de Todos (FdT) is a collective construction and it will be nurtured to the extent that the 2019 commitments can be fulfilled and the distributional problems that we carry with us have been resolved. double crisis that we inherited as a result of the debt left by (Mauricio) Macri and the coronavirus pandemic,” he said.
“Peronism does not build its candidacies from people or from individuals. It seeks that collective constructions prevail”
On the other hand, the Minister of Foreign Affairs maintained that the event led by Alberto Fernández and convened by the UOCRA in Esteban Echeverría “It was full” and considered that the main thing was to highlight “the recovery of construction employment after the pandemic”, by one of the sectors “that grew the most” in recent months.
“I couldn’t go, but what I saw was a very festive act of recognition of an economy that is recovering and a program that is generating growth and employment. As the President said, there are still pending issues that we are dealing with” , he underlined.
And added that “The economic model was very effective in recovering from the pandemic”but that the debate lies in deciding “what is the most effective mechanism for distribution”.
“Despite the fact that everyone predicted that it would take two, three and even four years to recover from the nine-point drop that occurred in 2020, the following year we grew 10.3. We did it in 12 months”
“Despite the fact that everyone predicted that it would take two, three and even four years to recover the drop of nine points that occurred in 2020, the following year we grew 10.3. We did it in 12 months,” he emphasized.
Meanwhile, he regretted that the internal one gets “many of the flashes” in the coverage of the media, and estimated that the focus should be “on the commitments and goals achieved” by the current administration of the government.
“The president promised to return free medicines to PAMI members and that was achieved, but that is not seen. It is not in the newspapers, but it is a reality in the pockets of PAMI retirees. We have several issues that are not relieved. In the media there is the anecdote of the intern, it is not true that it takes the energy out of the management, but it takes away the flashes of what is important, “she pointed out.