Surveys on indefinite reelection would have been ill-conceived, according to Assemblyman Cassinelli

The Casual Commission dealing with the application of Constitutional Amendment was presented yesterday at the Faculty of Law at the University of Guayaquil, to socialize the proposed 16 changes to the constitution. Juan Carlos Cassinelli, head of the Commission, described the...

Compromiso Ecuador submits a new question for a referendum

The group Compromiso Ecuador went for a second time with its supporters to the National Electoral Council (CNE). The objective of these demonstrations would be to put pressure for a referendum to halt the indefinite reelection of authorities. This time, they proposed a new...

Encounters for the amendments will continue from March to October

It is expected for the socialization of the first package of constitutional amendments, boosted by the government, to intensify in the months of March to October. Within this package is the indefinite reelection for popular election authorities. The Casual Commission that submits...

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...

Indefinte reelection is debated in the Assembly

The indefinite reelection for authorities of popular election was the central theme in the discussion of the report for the first debate of the 16 constitutional amendments in the legislature. Since Monday, when they received the text, until yesterday, legislators debated the 68...

Query request of Guillermo Lasso was rejected

The plenary of the National Electoral Council (CNE) denied the new request for referendum for the indefinite reelection of the President and other dignitaries of popular election. This time, the rejected request came from Carlos Padron, representative of the collective Commitment...

Organization that raised injunctions prepares its own query

The organization “Vigilantes de la Justicia” (Rangers of Justice by its English name) indicated that in about 15 days they would propose a referendum on the indefinite reelection, a constitutional amendment being debated in the Assembly. Rafael Navarrete, President of...

CNE is studying query forms request for indefinite reelection

The National Electoral Council (CNE for its Spanish acronym) is examining whether there should be a prior constitutional control to the request of forms for signatures for the referendum proposed by Sociedad Patriótica and Compromiso Ecuador about indefinite reelection. The legal...