Marcelo Ebrard complained about the fine that the INE imposed on him for 10,000 pesos. Photo: Screenshot
One of the most notorious cases within the Mexican political sphere from the week of Monday, August 14 to Friday, August 18, was the fine that the National Electoral Institute (INE) imposed on Marcelo Ebrard for having submitted the security plan in advance, which he called ANGEL, which he will implement if he becomes the next president. In response to the electoral body, he said that he had never seen someone fined for thinking.
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This Saturday, August 19, the Marcelo Fest was held in Puerto Vallarta, in Jalisco, where supporters of the former Secretary of Foreign Relations met to talk about his plans to continue with the internal campaign of the National Regeneration Movement (Morena). to become the Defender of the 4T (which is nothing more than the official candidate for the 2024 presidential election).
During his speech, he set aside time to talk about the fine imposed by the INE for 10,000 pesos due to the presentation of presidential programs one year after the electoral process. Contrary to what is believed that the punishment was imposed for denouncing the alleged carrying of Claudia Sheinbaum. On the other hand, he regretted that he was punished for “thinking.”
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This is how Marcelo Ebrard commented: “Yesterday I went to the INE… I went for a reason, colleagues… they fined me 10,000 pesos for proposing to think and share what we think about insecurity and how to solve it… what we think about health so that we don’t lack treatment and medication… I said that the next level has to be gender equality… they fined me 10,000 pesos… I already paid it, it’s the first time I’ve seen a fine applied Fine for thinking.”
Marcelo Ebrard spoke about the INE fine
He explained that the ANGEL Plan was only an idea that arose from a need, rather than an official project that is already being carried out, he also explained that it arose from engaging in a conversation with citizens about the concerns they present such as insecurity, health services and gender equity.
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Despite the 10,000-peso fine imposed on him by the National Electoral Institute, Marcelo Ebrard continued to express his plans for Mexico if he became the next president. Among the topics he touched on were tourism and maritime trade.
On the other hand, he assured that one of the things that is needed within the Federal Government is that young people are not listened to and that through the different administrations in Mexico they have been left aside and are not taken into account.
Marcelo Ebrard assured that the ANGEL Plan arose as a result of listening to the needs of the citizenry, Marcelo Ebrard. EFE/Isaac Esquivel
Related to the health issue, he assured that he knows how to work to improve the quality of the Mexican health system, thanks to the fact that he was able to obtain vaccines against Covid-19 and ventilators to treat the most serious cases in the different hospitals, declared Marcelo Ebrard.
Marcelo Ebrard was upset because he was not selected in the process to designate the pollsters that will accompany the one carried out by Morena to elect the Defender of the 4T.
The and the aspirants to the presidential candidacy of Morena. From left to right: Manuel Velasco, Marcelo Ebrard, Adam August Lopez, Claudia Sheinbaum, Ricardo Monreal and Gerardo Fernandez Noroña. Photo: Special
In order to maintain unity within the political party and not cause ruptures due to an election that was the product of chance, Ricardo Monreal mentioned, the licensed senator made the decision to cede his position as pollster proposal to the former Secretary of Relations Foreign.
The Morenista legislator asked his colleagues to promote unity, which should be the main objective of this process and not the opposite because that is what “opponents” are looking for.