Hours after being elected president of the Senate Board of Directorsthe legislator Alexander Armenta confirmed to Aristegui Live that regardless of your new assignment maintains his aspirations to contend for the candidacy for the government of Puebla.
The morenista senator recalled that the elections are held for another two years, so he did not rule out his aspirations.
“Of course, it is legitimate, because we are Mexican citizens and we exercise rights. That will come later,” he said.
However, the president of the Senate Board of Directors said that now he is focused on this new taskbecause it implies a high responsibility.
Emphasizing that he was elected through a democratic and open process, Armenta He rejected the accusations that affirm that his presidency was negotiated by Ricardo Monreal, coordinator of Morena in the Senate, and Dante Delgado, the leader of Movimiento Ciudadano.
Alejandro Armenta said that he does not share that reading and affirmed that from his position in the Senate he will conduct himself with a republican sense. Regarding the claims of the opposition that his presidency is an imposition, the president of the Board of Directors of the Senate offered dialogue and assured that both majorities and minorities will be respected in the Upper House.
Morena’s coordinator in the Chamber of Deputies, Ignacio Mier Velazco, acknowledged last Saturday his interest in leading his party’s candidacy for the Puebla government in the next 2024 election.
In addition to Alexander Armenta and Ignacio Mier Velazco other government officials from Puebla such as Julieta Vences Valencia, Sergio Céspedes Peregrina, Gabriel Bistró Medinilla, Olivia Salomón Vivaldoy Melitón Lozano Pérez they entered the fray.