When uncovering Tatiana Clouthier, Secretary of the Economy (SE), as a candidate for the presidential candidacy for 2024, President Andrés Manuel López Obrador stated that all candidates who work in his government can use three hours, of the eight hours they have of rest, to “peel the tooth” (make propaganda) or else, they could leave office and dedicate 24 hours to their aspirations, since he pointed out that the first thing is to meet the people.
At a press conference, the head of the Federal Executive pointed out that if the candidates only dedicate themselves to campaigning, despite having a responsibility, “people are going to punish them” because they realize everything, “our people are very smart” .
He reiterated that there should be no cover-ups, since he pointed out that it is an anti-democratic practice “from the era of finger-pointing,” and mentioned that according to the Constitution, all Mexicans have the right to vote and be voted for.
“Nothing that he who moves, does not appear in the photo. Of course, as I said a few days ago, if there is someone who has a job in the government, they work their 16 hours and the eight that they have left, of those eight they can work three to ‘peel the tooth’ and five to rest, but they can’t, if they have a position, just eight hours in the office and 16 to peel the tooth, no, no. up to 24 hours to ‘peel the tooth’ and not be public servants,” he said.
Accompanied by the Governor alexander muratwho yesterday made public his aspirations to contend for the presidential candidacy for the PRI, The Federal President praised the virtues he finds in each of Morena’s applicants. He claimed that Adam Augusto Lopez Hernandezhead of the Interior (Segob) is a first class server and an extraordinary head of the Interior.
Of Claudia Sheinbaumhead of government of Mexico City, affirmed that she is a hard-working, intelligent and honest woman and of the chancellor Marcelo Ebrardpointed out that Mexico’s foreign policy is representing him with great dignity, in addition to being a professional politician.
President López Obrador also added Tatiana Clouthier, head of the Economy (SE), to the list, whom he stressed has a political tradition, as he recalled that she is the daughter of Manuel Clouthier, whom he described as one of the most important opposition politicians in The history of Mexico.
“Adán is first class, my countryman, extraordinary Secretary of the Interior, he helps me a lot; Claudia (Sheinbaum, head of government of Mexico City), hard-working, intelligent, honest; (the foreign minister) Marcelo Ebrard is representing me at the Summit (of the Americas) very well, with great dignity, defending Mexico’s foreign policy, a professional politician; Tatiana Clouthier, just imagine, her political tradition, daughter of one of the most important opposition politicians in the history of this country, Manuel Clouthier “Maquío”.
“Do you also see Tatiana as presidential?” He was asked at the facilities of the 98th Infantry Battalion, in Huatulco, Oaxaca. “Yes, and from other parties. They asked me if the one who is governor in Yucatan, (Mauricio) Vila, said ‘yes, of course’; You ask me, surely you want to ask me about Alejandro (Murat), also, that there are no covered up, everyone has that possibility of participating.
“(The businessman) Claudio X González, that is, nothing else is that if you have a responsibility, the first thing is to comply with the people because also -this is advice- if they dedicate themselves to campaigning and they still have a responsibility, the people are going to punish them because the people are a lot of pieces, they realize everythingour people are very smart, very aware, they do not stop being manipulated, so there are some who say “they do not realize”, they realize everything and the truth always makes its way and reaches the most remote village and now that if there is going to be internet in all towns,” he said.