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Gustavo Larrea will Create Another Political Party

Gustavo Larrea, Governor former minister, announced the creation of a new center-left-wing political party which will support the “No” in the referendum. The party will be called “Participación” and its slogan is “truly democratic” Larrea, its...
Posted On 31 Jan 2011
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New Government Officials Positioned

Today the new government officials were positioned s at the Carondelet´s Yellow Room. Ecuadorian President Rafael Correa appointed to Esteban Albornoz as Minister of Electricity, Edwin Jarrín as Secretary of Transparency, and Maria Luisa Moreno asSecretary of People and Towns. At...
Posted On 31 Jan 2011
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Opposition Looks into Desertions of Alianza Pais

While the opposition tries to stay out of internal differences within the political party Alianza País (AP), an analysis of possible changes in the correlation of forces in the National Assembly is being studied. Last week the majority of the party PAIS lost four members in the...
Posted On 30 Jan 2011
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Correa To The Dissidents: “You Are Traidors and Opportuninsts”

This Saturday Ecuadorian President Rafael Correa called “traitors and opportunists” to the members of the parliament and officials who separated from the government for opposing his proposed referendum to amend the law. “For the unfair, the opportunists, traitors, our...
Posted On 29 Jan 2011
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“Ruptura de los 25” Will Separate from Alianza País

This morning several assembly members and officials from Alianza País will separate from the party because they disagree with the referendum questions written by the Ecuadorian President, Rafael Correa. “Ruptura de los 25” will formalize the announcement at a pres...
Posted On 28 Jan 2011
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“Alianza País Foundations are Being Diverted”

Founder of Alianza País, Manuela Gallegos, assured “the fundamentals of the party are bi diverted.” Many of the separations that are happening in the party are due to the referendum questions because those “go against the constitution,” which was largely...
Posted On 28 Jan 2011
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Discrepancies in the Assembly due to Referendum Questions

Yesterday, the former constituent Marcos Martinez summoned several former assembly members to discuss a draft, which contains arguments and facts of why there are certain rules laid down in the Constitution given that “it was a collective work, hundreds of thousands of...
Posted On 27 Jan 2011
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Guayaquil Civic Board Opposes to Referendum

Today, the Civic board of Guayaquil presented a legal protection resource beside the Court of Guayas in order to stop the questions qualification process for the referendum, because the popular consultation promoted by President Rafael Correa “violates the constitutional...
Posted On 27 Jan 2011
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Presidency Mandate Revocation Has No Effect

This Thursday, it was confirmed that the Constitutional Court decided to suspend the mandate revocation process all over the country, eight of nine of the members voted in favor of the resolution. Consequently, there is no effect on the processing of office presidenc...
Posted On 27 Jan 2011
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Referendum Questions caused conflict in Alianza País

Yesterday, Assemblywoman Betty Amores announced her separation from Alianza País Movement. Her resignation was caused by her disagreement with the referendum called by the Ecuadorian President Rafael Correa, because according to her it violates eight fundamental principles of the...
Posted On 26 Jan 2011
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