The CNE warns parties, media and authorities

  The requests of political organizations resonated. The National Electoral Council (CNE for its Spanish acronym) will extend control over precampaign or anticipated election campaign.   This was decided yesterday by the plenary of the body.   Last week, the...

The people will have to choose between two units of political opposition according to Guillermo Lasso

The leader of the political movement CREO, Guillermo Lasso, said yesterday that there are two units of political opposition in the country: “The one that simply wants to change (President Rafael) Correa or the one like us, that wants to change the `correísmo´ in...

Unions warn not accepting Lasso and Gutiérrez in the march of tomorrow

At least nine demands will be expressed by social sectors in the streets of Quito and cities across the country, in a demonstration convened on March 19 against the policies of the government of Rafael Correa, and to which a warning is added: they will not allow the presence of...

Compromiso Ecuador requires to the Constitutional Court forms to collect signatures

Compromiso Ecuador yesterday presented an amicus curiae before the Constitutional Court. The group is led by Guillermo Lasso, Cesar Montufar, Fausto Cobo, Francisco Jimenez and representatives of about 100 organizations that comprise it. This is one of the resources that can be...

Debate on amendments took place with shouts of supporters of AP and CREO

The third debate organized by the Casual Commission for amendment held generating confrontation between supporters of Alianza PAIS (AP for its Spanish acronym) and the followers of the group Compromiso Ecuador, led by former presidential candidate Guillermo Lasso (CREO). The...

CNE denies popular consultation proposal of Compromiso Ecuador due to constitutional issues

Two days after the collective Compromiso Ecuador requested to the National Electoral Council (CNE for its Spanish acronym) the approvation of delivery forms for a popular consultation on indefinite reelection, the electoral organism denied the request, arguing that its content...

Lasso talks about “the nerves of the President: the concern about losing the query …”

“Who is infatuated with power is Rafael Correa to the point of pretending that the Constitution be reformed in order to prevail his interest over the citizens,” said the leader of the collective Compromiso Ecuador, responding to the statements ofthe President in his...

Compromiso Ecuador plans to propose a new question to the CNE

After the refusal of the National Electoral Council (CNE) to deliver the forms to the collective Compromiso Ecuador without going through the Constitutional Court first, the latter plans to submit a new question to the electoral entity. The intention of Compromiso Ecuador is to...